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Pejman (PJ) Salehsari 5 min read

Supplementing Equity Financing with Flexible Credit: How CircleUp Helped Nicole Centeno & Elise Densborn of Splendid Spoon Raise $12M Series B

Meet Splendid Spoon, the delicious Direct-to-Consumer line of ...
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CircleUp 5 min read

Expo West 2022: Top High-Growth Brands List (Part 2 of 2)

Expo West 2022 is right around the corner, and this year nearly 3,000 ...
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Anthony Raymond 5 min read

Expo West 2022: Top Trends (Part 1 of 2)

Expo West is the nation’s top trade show in the natural, organic, and ...
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CircleUp 6 min read

Why We Are Investing Three Spirit – Putting Some Spirit in Non-alcoholic Spirits

The non-alcoholic spirit market has been growing rapidly, but leading ...
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CircleUp 6 min read

Announcing Our Investment in Partake Foods: Here’s Why We Invested in an Allergy Friendly Cookie Company

We’re thrilled to announce CircleUp Growth Partners’ investment in Partake ...
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Aditi Dash 5 min read

Welcome Koia – Here’s to a Plant-Based Future!

Our team first met Chris Hunter in 2017, early in his journey in making ...
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CircleUp 20 min read

Enter Corona: Emerging CPG, Pandemic, and Recession

The longest period of economic expansion in modern US history has just ...
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Aditi Dash 4 min read

Welcome Peach - Making the Side-Hustle Work for Women

To help women thrive. That’s the mission of Peach, a direct sales, ...
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CircleUp 11 min read

Backtests in the Private Markets – A New Approach

“Backtest” and “private markets” are not often used in the same sentence. ...
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CircleUp 6 min read

Joining CircleUp: Building a New Game of Chess to Change Investing

Warren Buffett says in his 1989 annual report that “Having a dog teaches a ...
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Admin 5 min read

The Rise of the VC Platform: Implications for Consumer Investing

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Ryan Caldbeck 17 min read

Announcing the CircleUp25 2018 Winners

This post originally appeared in Forbes. 
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