1-800-FLOWERS.COM is a florist and gift shop. For more than 30 years, 1-800-FLOWERS.COM provides customers with fresh flowers and the finest selection of plants, gift baskets, gourmet foods, confections, balloons and plush stuffed animals perfect for every occasion. 1-800-FLOWERS.COM(R) (1-800-356-9377 or www.1800flowers.com), was listed as a Top 50 Online Retailer by Internet Retailer in 2006, as well as 2008 Laureate Honoree by the Computerworld Honors Program and the recipient of ICMI's 2006 Global Call Center of the Year Award. 1-800-FLOWERS.COM offers the best of both worlds: exquisite arrangements created by some of the nation's top floral artists and hand-delivered the same day, and spectacular flowers shipped overnight Fresh From Our Growers(R). As always, 100% satisfaction and freshness are guaranteed. The Company's BloomNet(R) international floral wire service provides (www.mybloomnet.net) a broad range of quality products and value-added services designed to help professional florists grow their businesses profitably.

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Appy Couple

Seed Round in 2012
Appy Couple enables users to create and publish personal mobile wedding apps and websites to share details and photos. The company was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in New York.

Harry and David

Acquisition in 2014
We’re a leading gourmet gift company and a top 100 Internet Retailer with a reputation for quality. In 1934, brothers Harry and David turned their extraordinary Royal Riviera® Pears into the perfect holiday gift. To this day, we offer a wide variety of quality handpacked gift baskets and towers, fresh fruit gifts, gourmet treats, chocolate gifts and business gifts for every occasion. Our gifts are available online, in stores and catalogs, and through select retail partners. Shipped to arrive on time, in perfect condition. Guaranteed.

Pingg Corp

Acquisition in 2013
Pingg Corp operates an online invitation creation and event management Website.


Acquisition in 1999
Greatfood.com is a online gourmet food purveyor.

The Winetasting Network

Acquisition in 2004
The Winetasting Network markets and sells fine wine and wine accessories online to customers.


Series A in 2020
Wisdo is an award-winning social health platform designed to address the loneliness epidemic inflicting 3 of every 5 Americans and its negative impact on their social, emotional and physical health. Backed by research and driven by a proprietary AI engine, Wisdo instantly connects its users with people who have been in their shoes and are ready to listen and help. To date, over 1.4 million people have joined Wisdo to share their unique journeys, connect with others, set goals and track their progress towards happiness, success and fulfilment. Learn more at www.wisdo.com


Seed Round in 2012
adverCar extends the reach of your out of home efforts and bursts the “media-free bubble” that has become the ‘drive time commute’ by delivering your message on an eye level medium that can’t be turned off, fast forwarded or ignored. We enable you to target neighbourhoods, commuter routes, and shopping centers within a specific zip code, region or DMA. You now have the ability to saturate entire markets in a way you couldn’t before by cost effectively renting space on the sides of GPS tracked adverCar fleets delivering you a more dynamic, accountable Out of Home media choice.

Fannie May Confections Brands

Acquisition in 2006
Fannie May created its most well-known candy to date, the Pixie, by hand-pouring caramel over nuts and then placing them on a conveyor belt to be drenched in chocolate.Today, that combination of caramel and crunchy pecans covered in chocolate is one of the company's best sellers. In the 1970s and 1980s Fannie May continued to develop new candy flavors with the introduction of the Trinidad in 1970 and the creation of Eggnog Creams in 1989. In 1991 Fannie May delved into the world of sugar free candy and now offers a number of assortments. This was followed by the introduction of our elegant truffle line in 1992.

Cheryl & Co

Acquisition in 2005
Cheryl & Co., is a manufacturer and direct marketer of premium cookies and related baked gift items.

Appy Couple

Seed Round in 2013
Appy Couple enables users to create and publish personal mobile wedding apps and websites to share details and photos. The company was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in New York.


Venture Round in 2000
Gizmoz has developed proprietary patented 3D and animation technology to let users express themselves by creating realistic 3D characters made from a single face photo. Gizmoz is the leader in 3D face-mapping technology, face manipulation and automatic face detection with several patents and pending patents in this field. Gizmoz provides a central service to design, manage and transport digital avatars that can be deployed in virtual worlds, online games, PC and console 3D games, social networks, video clips, greeting cards, mobile apps, as well as professional modeling and animation tools.

Mrs Beasley's Bakery

Acquisition in 2011
Mrs Beasley's Bakery is a baker and marketer of cakes, muffins and gourmet gift baskets.

Flores Online

Private Equity Round in 2012
Flores Online is a web-based store that offers a range of flowers and gifts for all types of occasions. It was launched in 1998 and is operated from Sao Paulo, Brazil.


Acquisition in 2013
iflorist is an online retailer that enables its users to purchase flowers and gifts.


Acquisition in 1999
TheGift.com is an online retailer of specialty gift products.

The Children's Group

Acquisition in 2001
The Children's Group operates as a multi-channel direct marketer of children's gifts.


Acquisition in 2020
PersonalizationMall.com, LLC retails a selection of personalized gifts for various recipients and occasions online. It sells bar and wine gift products, bed and bath products, Christmas cards, Christmas gifts, clothing and accessories, drinkware, engraved gifts, frames and albums, home décors, jewelry, keepsakes, kitchenware, licensed brand gifts, monogrammed gifts, office products, outdoor and garden products, party products, pet product, photo gifts, religious gifts, school products, sports products, stationery, toys and games, travel gifts and accessories, and wall arts; and corporate gifts for promotional giveaways, corporate events, executive gifts, employee awards, retirement gifts, holiday gifts, and thank you gifts. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Burr Ridge, Illinois. As of November 23, 2016, PersonalizationMall.com, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.

Napco Marketing

Acquisition in 2008
Napco Marketing engages in the wholesale distribution of floral, gift, and garden products

The Popcorn Factory

Acquisition in 2002
The Popcorn Factory is a manufacturer and direct marketer of giftable premium popcorn and related food gift products, marking the start of the Company's expansion into food gifts.

Wind & Weather

Acquisition in 2005
Wind & Weather is a direct marketer of weather-themed gifts.

Geerlings & Wade

Acquisition in 2009
Geerlings & Wade is a retailer of wine and related products.

The Plow & Hearth

Acquisition in 1998
The Plow & Hearth is a direct marketer of home decor and garden merchandise.

Flowerama Of America

Acquisition in 2011
Flowerama of America is a franchisor and operator of retail flower shops under the Flowerama trademark.

DesignPac Gifts

Acquisition in 2008
DesignPac Gifts is a designer, assembler and distributor of wholesale gourmet gift baskets, gourmet food towers and gift sets, including a broad range of branded and private label components.
Fine Stationery operates as an online retailer of stationery, boxed stationery, personalized stationery, and other products.