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Faire (company)

Faire (company)

Faire is a curated boutique wholesale marketplace connecting local retailers with thousands of emerging and established brands.

Faire is a e-commerce wholesale marketplace that connects independent artisans with local retailers. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, and has offices in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario, and Salt Lake City. Faire was founded in 2017 by Max Rhodes. The companies website sells editorially selected artisanal apparel, kitchenwares, beauty supplies, home decor, and jewelry in its online store. In 2019, the company was valued at $1 billion after securing Series D round funding.

Timeline

October 2020
Faire raises a $170,000,000 series E round from Forerunner Ventures, Founders Fund and Lightspeed Venture Partners.
October 2019
Faire raises a $150,000,000 series D round from Forerunner Ventures, Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners and YC Continuity.
November 28, 2016
Faire was founded by Daniele Perito, Jeffrey Kolovson, Marcelo Cortes and Max Rhodes.

Funding rounds

Funding round
Funding type
Funding round amount (USD)
Funding round date
Investment
Faire Series E round October 2020
170,000,000
October 2020
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People

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Max Rhodes

CEO & Founder

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News

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Jessica Galang
April 22, 2021
BetaKit
Waterloo Region startups raised $689.6 million for all of 2020 -- up 107 percent over 2019, according to Hockeystick's latest ecosystem report for the region.
Madeline Stone
February 19, 2021
Business Insider
Wholesale marketplaces like Faire and Abound are disrupting the traditional trade show model and raising millions in the process.
Shoshy Ciment
January 26, 2021
Business Insider
In the wake of Poshmark's successful IPO, Insider asked experts what similar companies we should expect to go public in the near future.
Áine Cain
December 30, 2020
Business Insider
From Coupang, the Amazon of South Korea, to online marketplaces like StockX and GOAT, these companies are set to thrive in the new year.
Candy Cheng
December 18, 2020
Business Insider
Faire, a wholesale marketplace startup worth $2.5 billion, is offering new small businesses up to $20,000 to help stock up on inventory.
Isabelle Kirkwood
December 3, 2020
BetaKit
Startups raised a total of $349.5 million in Q3 2020, a 135 percent increase for the Waterloo Region.
Isabelle Kirkwood
October 28, 2020
BetaKit
Some of the fresh capital is expected to go towards growing Faire's team, including its Kitchener-Waterloo office.
Isabelle Kirkwood
February 5, 2020
BetaKit
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Isabelle Kirkwood
December 16, 2019
BetaKit
Wholesale marketplace Faire recently announced that Canadian retailers can now discover and order from the thousands of curated makers available.

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