On-demand laundry has proven a tough business for some. Washio folded up its business last year, selling its assets into competitor Rinse. At the time Rinse’s founder Ajay Prakash told TechCrunc
Nearly a month after the on-demand laundry service Washio shut its doors, its assets have been starched, pressed and folded into the operations of one of its main competitors — Rinse. For a whil
Every day, some tech startups are surpassing their numbers while others are struggling to keep going. Washio, an on-demand laundry service that abruptly shut down yesterday, is just the latest startu
Washio, the on-demand laundry startup that launched in 2013, has today announced that it will shutter its service. In a letter posted to the website, Washio founders announced that the company will sh
Vimeo co-founder Zach Klein tweeted this morning that he'd found what looked like a used condom in a freshly cleaned bag of baby clothes from laundry startup Washio. "Hi @washioapp," wrote Klein, "
Stop calling Uber, Airbnb and Munchery just apps. These apps are the front end of a full-stack revolution powered by cloud, mobile, drones, robots and AI. These apps started as simple solutions to mat
With the latest update to its app and launch of what it calls "Washio Now," customers will be able to place an order and have their laundry or dry cleaning picked up within the next 30 minutes (or, at
On-demand laundry service Washio wants to be available in all the major cities throughout the U.S. With that in mind, the company has raised $10.5 million in Series A funding, led by Canaan Partners.
Uber-for-laundry startup <a target="_blank" href="https://www.getwashio.com/">Washio</a> wants to make its on-demand service ubiquitous in cities across the U.S. Now available in just Los Angeles and
There's no shortage of on-demand services popping up these days, as different startups each attempt to win the favor of users in specific verticals. One of the latest startups to launch in an "Uber-fo