What the partnership at Trinity Ventures sees for the road ahead in 2020

Over the years, Trinity Ventures has racked up many exits for its limited partners. Through deals in consumer brands like Starbucks and Zulily and enterprise companies like TubeMogul and New Relic, th

Armoire is angling to become the everyday Rent the Runway

When Armoire first emerged from MIT’s accelerator program back in 2016, the company’s vision was already fully formed — combine StitchFix and Rent the Runway to give women a low-cost

Zulily’s Buyout Spike Leaves It Less Valuable Than When It Went Public

For investors of Zulily, today is a good day. The company has agreed to be acquired by the parent company of QVC in a roughly $2.4 billion deal. The agreement values Zulily at $18.75 per share, up nea

Is Seattle Silicon Valley’s Next Favorite Stop?

In the last ten years, the Seattle tech scene has changed quite dramatically. In the 1990s and early 2000s, the only gigantic software companies in town were Microsoft and Amazon. For a time it even b

Zulily Closes First Day As A Public Company At $37.70 A Share, Marking A Win For Flash Sales

Closing the day at $37.70 a share, Zulily is proving to be a success among flash and daily deals sites. Its first-day performance could give other companies confidence in the possibility of going publ

Zulily Shares Pop 82% Above IPO Price

A week after Twitter's IPO and two days after education company Chegg debuted on the NYSE, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.zulily.com/">Zulily</a>, the daily deals targeted at mothers, opened on t

Zulily, The Flash Sales Site For Moms, Files For $100M IPO

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.zulily.com">Zulily</a>, a private-sale shopping site targeted at busy moms and their kids, has filed its <a target="_blank" href="http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/

Flash Deals Site Totsy Lands $18.5M To Take On Zulily In The Battle For Shopping Moms

It's been awhile since we've heard from <a target="_blank" href="https://www.totsy.com/customer/account/login/">Totsy</a>, which, for those unfamiliar, was one of the first flash sales sites to focus

Private Buying Club Tagadas Wants To Be The British Vente-Privee For Parents

<img class="shot" title="Picture 179" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Picture-179-300x98.png" alt="" width="192" height="62" /><a href="http://www.Tagadas.com">Tagadas</a> is a n

Zulily, A Private-Sale Shopping Site For Moms, Raises $6 Million Series B

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/zulily.png" class="shot2" /> <a href="http://www.zulily.com">Zulily</a>, a private-sale shopping site targeted at 'busy moms' and their kids,

Why Media Companies Should Become More Like Merchants

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/mellonmerchantsmall.jpg"> <em><strong>Editor's note:</strong> Should media sites become group buying sites as well? Guest author Dave Chase