Online Clothing Company Uncovet Raises $1.3 Million
Uncovet is a service that allows you to discover unique products and designers from around the world at great prices. Uncovet has raised $1.3 million in funding from Javelin Venture Partners, Siemer Ventures, and Paige Craig. Uncovet is a spin-out company from Science Inc.
Uncovet sells accessories and home decoration products and personalizes product recommendations. Uncovet sees over 500,000 monthly visitors. Users can join using their Facebook credentials. People that join through Facebook will also receive recommendations from Uncovet based on their Likes also.
The product recommendations are personalized and curated into a style graph. Uncovet also has a “Daily Finds” feature. The company is launching their first native iPhone app in early June. The company is launching Android and iPad apps will be released later this year. Uncovet said that shoppers visit the website more than 6 times per month and open an e-mail from the company 9 times per month.