Faire is a two-sided marketplace and wholesale platform that helps retailers find and buy unique wholesale merchandise for their stores while helping brands and makers reach local retailers. 

Faire's mission is to empower entrepreneurs to chase their dreams

Faire was founded in 2017 by Max Rhodes, Daniele Perito, and Marcelo Cortes. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Brazil.

 

Faire is taking a tech, machine learning, and data-driven approach to connect local, independent retailers. Retailers rely on Faire for the convenience of ordering from thousands of their favorite brands all in one place, net 60 payment terms, free returns on opening orders, and freight caps.

 

Faire's platform provides brands with powerful sales, marketing, and analytics tools, so sellers can simplify their wholesale business and focus on making great products.

 

Faire marketplace connects over 450,000 retailers globally to more than 70,000 brands from over 100 countries.

 

Faire is backed by Baillie Gifford, Dragoneer, Durable Capital Partners, Wellington Management, D1 Capital Partners, DST Global, Sequoia, Founders Fund, Khosla Ventures, Lightspeed, Y Combinator, Forerunner Ventures, and others. The company raised an additional $416M in Series G round on May 10, 2022. This is an extension of the previous $400M raised in Nov 2021, bringing the round total to $816M. The additional financing brings Faire's total funding to $1.5B to date. The latest round also pushed the company's valuation to $12.59B, from $12.4B valuation in Nov 2021.

 

 

  • Year founded: 2017
  • Funding Info: $1.5B over 9 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series G)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $12.59B as of May 10, 2022
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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