|Description||Online footwear retailer|
|Series A, 1/1999 |
|Series B, 3/2000 |
|Angel, 1/2001 |
|Series C, 5/2002 |
|Series D, 10/2004 |
|Series E, 6/2005 ||$15M|
|Series E, 8/2005 |
|Series E, 11/2005 |
Zappos is an online retailer specializing in shoes. In addition to shoes they sell handbags, clothing, eyewear, watches and accessories.
The company is currently based in Henderson, NV, with a warehouse in Shepherdsville, KY. In addition, Zappos has a small number of brick-and-mortar outlet stores.
The name Zappos is derived from the Spanish word zapatos, meaning shoes.
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