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“Online luxury consignment site The RealReal announced this morning its largest round of financing to date with news that it has closed on $40 million in Series D funding, as the company is poised to double its $100 million in annual revenue in 2015. The round was led by Industry Ventures and included participation from new investors Greycroft Growth, e.ventures Growth, and DBL Partners.”

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“ThredUp, a startup that has built an online spin on a consignment store, has just raised $23 million in funding, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The San Francisco-based company, which sells and buys like-new clothing, intends to raise $25 million for this round, according to the document.”

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“The RealReal has a new app that’s like a Kelley Blue Book-type service for high-end products. Customers can shop from thousands of items, and can also use it to find the market value for a designer piece lurking in the back of their closet.”

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