Abound is a leading curated wholesale marketplace connecting small business owners and independent brands.
Abound helps independent retailers stock their shelves with new products from up-and-coming brands.
Abound was founded in 2019 by Bill Shope, with Niklas de la Motte and Drew Sfugaras. The company is headquartered in New York, New York.
Abound's marketplace is dedicated to discovering and supporting the most creative and innovative brands across the US and UK, as well as providing independent retailers with the support and products they need to compete with the brick-and-mortar and e-commerce behemoths.
Abound's network of manufacturers and craftspeople have been able to sell to new and existing retailers safely throughout the pandemic. Since the start of 2020, the company has added over 180,000 products to their marketplace.
Abound's network of retailers have been able to order inventory on their own timelines, allowing them the flexibility to provide their customers with the products they want and need in an efficient, cost-effective manner. The platform has over 190,000 products from thousands of brands.
Abound is backed by Left Lane Capital, RiverPark Ventures, All Iron Ventures, Red Antler and others. The company raised $22.9M in a Series A round on Feb 18, 2021. This brings Abound's total funding to $27.1M to date.