GearThe last time I bought a couch, I looked at more than 4000 before finally settling. Then I had to figure out if it would fit through my door. Like Casper, Burrow ships in boxes, and even vacuum packs its cushions in a similar way. Assembly is tool-free and ridiculously easy.
TechCrunchBurrow, a startup bringing a Casper-style approach to manufacturing and delivering sofas, is announcing that it has raised $4.3 million in seed funding. This might not sound like the most obvious area for a startup to tackle - unless you've had the experience of trying to carry a couch up a twisty flight of stairs, or attempting to squeeze it through a narro… See more
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CurbedHitting that furniture sweet spot of quality and affordability is notoriously difficult, and the recent closing of much-buzzed-about "Ikea challenger" Greycork is a sobering reminder. But that doesn't mean others aren't still trying. The latest startup taking a shot at shaking up the furniture industry is Burrow, which officially launched yesterday with a li… See more
Inc.comFive words you would dread to hear from your manufacturing partner, especially when trapped on a bus going from New York to Philadelphia. Your mind starts racing. What's the extent of the damage? How much is this going to cost? How long will it delay production? What do I do?