• Summersalt raises $6M for its direct-to-consumer line of eco-friendly swimsuits

    20 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Founders Fund has led the $6 million Series A for Summersalt , an early-stage e-commerce startup embracing the next-gen consumer's penchant for inclusivity and affordability.
    Headquartered in St. Louis, the 1-year old company sells swimsuits designed in-house with eco-friendly fabrics directly to consumers. Like other D2C brands, Summersalt cuts out the middlemen to give its customers access to its swimsuits for $95 or less. What sets it apart is its data-focused fit system. With a patent on recommending garments based on body type and consumer preference, it uses more than 10,000 scans of...
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