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San Francisco-based Flexport announced late last week that it has closed a $110 million Series C funding round led by DST Global, and joined by existing investors including Founders Fund and Susa Ventures.
(October 10, 2017)
As it indicated in its previous report, data recently issued by San Francisco-based freight forwarding and customs brokerage services provider Flexport in its July 2017 Market Update continues to pinpoint…
(August 14, 2017)
San Francisco-based freight forwarding and customs brokerage services provider Flexport recently announced plans to open up a warehouse in close proximity to the Port of Los Angeles and the Port of Long…
(July 24, 2017)
Shipping anything internationally is a complicated series of steps, and the young shipping entrepreneur Ryan Petersen and his company Flexport are slashing those steps and helping clients find a faster, cheaper way to bring that package to your door.
(March 06, 2017)
In an increasingly interconnected world, where trade is a core component of economic activity, creating a more seamless global supply chain is now vital, however, a new generation of tech-savvy freight forwarders may be creating just the right amount of disruption the industry needs to improve synchronization.
(November 04, 2016)
Bigger ships could mean bigger paydays for commodity producers when the expanded Panama Canal opens today as they can utilize larger vessels more frequently to tap into fast growing Asia-Pacific consumer markets.
(June 26, 2016)
Amazon.com Inc's China arm has registered as an ocean freight forwarder, according to the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission, a move that will give it more control over shipping products from Chinese factories to U.S. shoppers.
(January 15, 2016)
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Flexport’s epic plan to build a freight empire with its $110M raise
“We’re actually out here trying to create value, not just give venture capital money away” says Flexport CEO Ryan Petersen. “It’s counterintuitive.
Flexport’s charismatic Ryan Petersen has wooed investors again – and raised another $110m – giving the start-up a valuation of $800m. According to TechCrunch ...
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