In The News

The RealReal’s Latest App RealBook Will Tell You What Your Designer Goods Are Actually Worth

July 1, 2014

By Sarah Perez Lux­ury con­sign­ment mar­ket­place The Real­Real is expand­ing its mobile foot­print today with the launch of a new app called Real­Book, which lets both poten­tial buy­ers and sell­ers bet­ter under­stand the value of lux­ury items, includ­ing fash­ion and apparel, fine jew­elry and watches. Real­Book now joins the company’s pre­vi­ously launched smart­phone apps, The RealReal’s mobile shop and Con­sign. To read the com­plete arti­cle, visit TechCrunch.

SolarCity and Tesla in The Top Ten Most Innovative Companies Dedicated to Social Good

Fast Company
June 27, 2014

By Fast Com­pany Staff See the full list in Fast Company.

The Impact Generation Has Arrived

June 26, 2014

By Nancy Pfund, Eitan Hochster, and Yonatan Lan­dau Imag­ine for a minute that you can invest in one of two com­pa­nies: Both pro­vide lunch to schools. Com­pany A is very large and oper­ates to min­i­mize costs: it uses cheap ingre­di­ents and serves processed food that doesn’t spoil. It clas­si­fies many of its reg­u­lar work­ers as part-​​​​time to avoid pay­ing ben­e­fits. …
Read more »

Press Releases

Revolution Growth Invests in Healthy Meal Provider, Revolution Foods

New Funding Will Accelerate Expansion of Affordable, High-Quality Food into New Schools and Stores

June 4, 2014

Wash­ing­ton, D.C. and Oak­land, Calif. – June 4, 2014 – Rev­o­lu­tion Foods, the pre­em­i­nent provider of healthy, kid-​​​​inspired school meals and retail prod­ucts, today announced a sig­nif­i­cant new invest­ment from Rev­o­lu­tion Growth. As part of the invest­ment, Steve Case will join the company’s board. The invest­ment will help Rev­o­lu­tion Foods expand its school meal ser­vice and line of ready-​​​​to-​​​​eat Meal …
Read more »

Truett-​​Hurst, Inc. Announces Supply Agreement with Ecologic Brands for PaperBoy Wine Bottles

The Wall Street Journal
April 10, 2014

Truett-​​​​Hurst, Inc. (NASDAQ: THST), a rec­og­nized leader of inno­v­a­tive super-​​​​premium, ultra-​​​​premium and lux­ury wine, today announced it com­pleted a gen­eral sup­ply agree­ment with Eco­logic Brands, Inc. (“Eco­logic”) to pro­duce paper bot­tles for the ground­break­ing Paper­Boy brand. Eco­logic Brands has been rec­og­nized for mak­ing America’s first recy­cled paper bot­tles offer­ing con­sumers a choice in pack­ag­ing beyond plas­tic or glass. Read the full …
Read more »

New Report Finds California Nuclear Energy Has Received $8.2 Billion in Federal Subsidies

August 26, 2013

DBL Investors exam­ines ratio­nale for sub­si­diz­ing mature, declin­ing energy sources SAN FRANCISCO (August 26, 2013) DBL Investors, a dou­ble bot­tom line ven­ture cap­i­tal firm, today announced a report reveal­ing that the Cal­i­for­nia nuclear indus­try has received $8.21 bil­lion in fed­eral sub­si­dies over the last 50 years. The report, Ask Saint Onofrio: Find­ing What Has Been Lost in A Tale of …
Read more »

See all news »