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Boosted Commerce Accelerates Portfolio Growth Into Luxury Skincare With Acquisition of Asterwood Naturals
May 5, 2021

Boosted Commerce today announced the acquisition of luxury skincare company, Asterwood Naturals. This acquisition expands its total portfolio to 30 companies, which have grown by 67% year-over-year.
Despite humble beginnings, Asterwood grew tremendously, with 44% customer retention as a testament to product quality and customer satisfaction.

Boosted Commerce Announces First “Seller Circle” to Celebrate and Reinvigorate Exited Small Business Owners

April 19, 2021
Boosted, leading technology-driven CPG Platform with a portfolio of 30 brands, creates a holistic program to re-fuel their entrepreneurs. This newly launched program was created by Boosted to honor the achievements exiting founders have accomplished while empowering them to continue to build.

Boosted Commerce Shapes The Future Of Global Public Goods With Publicly Traded Sustainable Foods Company In Asia 

March 03, 2021

First Amazon seller acquisition company to carve out space in healthier-lifestyle consumer products. This joint venture between Boosted Commerce and the NRF paves the way for major growth within the health consumer products and sustainability.

E-Commerce Marketplace Aggregators Are Hot On Thrasio’s Heels As Companies Raise $2.3B 

March 2, 2021

Keith Richman, Co-founder of Boosted Commerce, speaks on the growing number of aggregators within e-commerce and with it, the need for  players to differentiate themselves. Boosted Commerce did just that with its recent acquisition of entrepreneur Albert DiPradova’s brand Tub Cubby. 

Big firms are popping up to buy third-party Amazon sellers, who made up more than half of the retail giant’s $386 billion in net sales in 2020

March 12, 2021

According to Amazon growth agency Jungle Scout, more than 54% of the $386 billion in net sales that the retail platform generated in 2020 came from third-party Amazon sellers. 

Amazon Sellers Expected To Surpass Half of U.S. E-Commerce Market by 2021

March 01, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every person and almost every business on the planet, but it has been especially impactful for businesses in the e-commerce space. According to data from IBM’s U.S.

Boosted Raises $87M to Acquire eCommerce Companies

September 28, 2020

Investors included Santa Monica-based Crosscut Ventures Management, New York-based Torch Capital, and a slew of individual investors, including Zillow Group Inc. and Hotwire Inc. founder Spencer Rascoff, former Tinder Chief Executive Elie Seidman and Tucker Kain, president of business enterprise for the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Amazon Seller Acquisition Market

 December 01, 2020

Nearly $1 billion in fresh capital has been committed in 2020 to firms looking to acquire Amazon sellers and brands. The market had a breakout year because of three factors: the pandemic accelerating spending on Amazon, Thrasio raising hundreds of millions of dollars, and Anker, an Amazon-native brand, going public.

Amazon Marketplace Sellers Are Attractive Acquisition Targets

 December 20, 2020

Buyouts of Amazon marketplace sellers are booming. Aggregators are scooping up successful small sellers and creating large and lucrative portfolio companies. The acquisitions are mostly fueled by angel, venture capital, and private equity funding. Aggregators pay anywhere from hundreds of thousands of dollars to the low millions.

Investors pour $1bn into buying up small merchants on Amazon

 December 22, 2020

Investors have poured almost $1bn this year into companies that are buying up successful brands on Amazon to try to build digital consumer…

As e-commerce skyrockets, Amazon seller acquisition companies are booming

November 17, 2020

VC money is starting to flood the world of Amazon sellers.

This year, a growing set of acquisition companies have started buying up Amazon third-party storefronts in the hopes of building lucrative portfolio businesses.

Don’t Diversify Away From Amazon. Go All-In Instead.

November 27, 2020

Some people will tell you that selling on Amazon is an incredibly risky business. They’ve got a point. The Amazon marketplace is probably the most competitive platform on earth, with millions of sellers based all over the world.

Flush with $87 Million, Boosted Commerce Prepares for Massive Amazon Shopping Spree

Sep 17 2020

Boosted Commerce, which hunts for top-rated companies on Amazon to buy, is about to go on a massive shopping spree of its own, purchasing 100 consumer packaged goods companies over the next four years with funds from a $87 million raise it announced Thursday.

Boosted Commerce Rides The Marketplace Tailwind

September 25, 2020

With 44 percent of U.S. eCommerce business, it’s hard to say that anyone truly competes with Amazon. But there is a small group of companies competing to buy their sellers. Last week PYMNTS reported on one such company, AccrueMe, that injects capital into leading Amazon Marketplace sellers and then partners with them to help their trajectory.

Online marketplace Poshmark confidentially files for IPO – MarketWatch

September 26, 2020

Poshmark Inc. said late Friday it confidentially submitted to securities regulators a draft registration statement for its initial public offering. The number of shares to be offered and the price range are yet to be determined, the Redwood City, Calif., company said in a press release.

TODAY IN DATA Driving Innovation With Marketplaces, Gaming And Digital Banking

September 28, 2020

SHARE TWEET SHARE SHARE EMAIL Boosted Commerce is riding the marketplace tailwind by purchasing companies that sell on digital platforms. In technology, Amazon has unveiled its new Luna cloud gaming offering, as it became the latest Big Tech firm to launch its collection of pre-holiday shopping selections.

Boosted Commerce Announces $87 Million in Funding; Acquisition of Six Amazon Fulfilment Companies

September 17, 2020

Start-up is building a comprehensive portfolio of 100 e-commerce brands. In the process Boosted brings on life changing options for their sellers meanwhile their brands continue growing with the collective expertise of the Boosted team. 

Boosted Commerce Gets $87M to Help Brands Sell Their Products on Amazon

September 17, 2020

As a consumer, you probably already know how important it is for brands to be able to sell their products online — especially this year. But many brands still struggle to build an easy-to-use e-commerce site and offer everything that the modern online shopper has come to expect.

Start-up is building a comprehensive portfolio of 100 e-commerce brands

September 18, 2020

Boosted Commerce announced $87M in funding and it has acquired six Amazon fulfillment (FBA) companies as it scales quickly toward its goal of building a comprehensive eCommerce portfolio platform. Boosted plans to acquire and develop 100 e-commerce Consumer Package Brands over the next four years.

PODCASTS

0022: Selling Your Business to an Amazon Business Acquirer with Jake Barnett from Boosted Commerce

January 20, 2021

In this episode of Amazing Exits, Kellianne Fedio and Paul Miller sit down with Jake Barnett, the Head of Business Development at Boosted Commerce, to discuss the process of selling your business to an Amazon FBA acquisition firm.

Office Hours Podcast: Keith Richman Of Boosted Commerce on Acquiring eCommerce Companies

March 11, 2021

On today’s episode of Office Hours, meet Keith Richman, co-founder of Boosted Commerce, which buys top-rated companies on Amazon and other eCommerce ecosystems and helps take them to their next level.

Ep. 189 How I Raised It With Keith Richman Of Boosted Commerc‪e‬

March 12, 2021

Produced by Foundersuite.com, “How I Raised It” goes behind the scenes with startup founders who have raised capital. This episode is with Keith Richman of Boosted Commerce a company that is acquiring successful businesses that run on Amazon and Shopify.

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Amazon Sellers Expected To Surpass Half of U.S. E-Commerce Market by 2021 

March 1, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every person and almost every business on the planet, but it has been especially impactful for businesses in the e-commerce space. According to data from IBM’s U.S. Retail Index, the pandemic has sped up the shift from physical, in-person shopping to digital shopping by roughly five years.

Small Business Banking Drives VC As New FinTechs Emerge

November 20, 2020

SHARE TWEET SHARE SHARE EMAIL This week’s B2B venture capital roundup includes a slew of seed funding rounds for some of the newest B2B FinTechs on the market. Small business banking was a clear winner this week, but it was a FinTech that enables B2B Software-as-a-Service companies to manage revenue that earned the top spot with a $68 million investment round.

How Amazon sellers are getting Silicon Valley-ified

January 05, 2021

A short-lived sickness led to Keith Richman’s million-dollar idea.

In 2018, the entrepreneur — who sits on the board of companies like Grubhub — started ordering immunity-boosting supplements on Amazon.