Cookie banner

This site uses cookies. Select "Block all non-essential cookies" to only allow cookies necessary to display content and enable core site features. Select "Accept all cookies" to also personalize your experience on the site with ads and partner content tailored to your interests, and to allow us to measure the effectiveness of our service.

To learn more, review our Cookie Policy, Privacy Notice and Terms of Use.

clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Fight The System

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Just 48 hours after the announcement that eBay was killing Svpply, the former CEO of the shopping site rolled out a Kickstarter to fund "the new Svpply," an anti-corporate startup named Very Goods. The campaign allots a month for the Very Goods team to raise $50,000. Within the few hours that it has been live, the campaign has garnered 315 backers pledging $16,004. At this rate, they'll reach their goal by tomorrow. [Kickstarter]