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2011-07-21 14:30:00

BOSTON, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gazelle (www.gazelle.com), the nation's largest consumer reCommerce(TM) service, announced today that Craton Equity Partners (www.cratonep.com) has led its $22 million series D round of financing. Gazelle's current investors, Physic Ventures (www.physicventures.com), Venrock Associates (www.venrock.com) and RockPort Capital (www.rockportcap.com) also participated in this financing. In 2010, Gazelle's business continued to soar, achieving a 155%...

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