In a rare twist, the majority of startups closing funding rounds today are targeted to consumers. We’ve recently seen business-focused tech dominate the deals channel.
CircleUp, which provides an equity-based crowdfunding platform for consumer products, has raised $7.5M to continue building out the marketplace.
CircleUp is a crowdfunding platform for up-and-coming consumer product businesses. In the year since its launch, CircleUp has helped 12 companies raise more than $10 million.
Online investing platform SecondMarket partners with CircleUp, which crowdfunds consumer goods companies looking to grow.
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Crowd funding platform CircleUp has raised $7.5 million for up-and-coming consumer products companies.
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