Mercari

Mercari

Mercari

Mercari was founded by the former head of Zynga in Japan, and a founding team member of Rockyou in the US . Launched a year ago in Japan, Mercari's app is a 'Craigslist/eBay for mobile' that allows you to buy and sell anything (clothes, electronics, books
Type
Platform
Founded
2013
Raised
$116.6M
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$75,000,000
Venture capital (Series D) - 2016
Global Brain Globis Capital Partners Mitsui +4
$23,600,000
Venture capital (Series C) - 2014
Global Brain East Ventures Globis Capital Partners +2
Team Size
500+
Employees
Location
Headquarters
DealStreetAsia

Japan’s flea market operator Mercari buys payments app Origami

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Retail
Reuters Top News

Behind flashy IPO of Japan's Mercari lies a thriving thrift economy

Stock markets Retail
Bloomberg Technology

Mercari Wants to Be the First Japan Startup to Make It in U.S.

Asia
Tech in Asia

Asia news roundup: Mercari eyes $1.2b IPO, new potential funding for Carousell, and more

Funding Asia
AVCJ

Japan's Mercari set for $1.2b IPO

Funding
Bloomberg , PE HUB

Mercari's Top-of-Range IPO Mints a New Japanese Billionaire

Asia Funding
The Bridge

Japanese C2C marketplace app unicorn Mercari files for IPO

TechCrunch

Mercari, Japan's first unicorn, files to raise $1.1B in Tokyo IPO

Earnings Funding
AVCJ

Japanese unicorn Mercari targets $1b IPO, VCs set for exits

Funding
PE HUB

Japanese marketplace app Mercari launches $1.1 billion IPO: Reuters

Asia Stock markets
The Bridge

Japan's Mercari forays into bike-sharing service with first launch in Fukuoka

The Bridge

Japanese hottest unicorn Mercari expands AI research with Sharp and academia leaders

Science
The Bridge

Japanese marketplace app Mercari launches own fund to invest in C2C startups

Robotics
TechCrunch

Mercari hires John Lagerling from Facebook’s management team to guide its U.S. strategy

Asia
Acquisition
The Bridge

Japanese C2C marketplace app Mercari to acquire Asia-focused auction site Smaoku

TechCrunch

Japanese unicorn Mercari is gunning for eBay’s crown

WSJD

Japan’s Mercari Brings Its Bazaar App to the U.S.

Retail
Geektime

Japan’s hottest unicorn Mercari is charging into the US

Asia
TNW

Weekend Business Update: Mercari joins the unicorns, Snapchat data leaked and more

Funding