Birmingham business raises £150,000 funding

Birmingham business raises £150,000 funding

A Birmingham start up has over funded by £40,517, raising a total of £150,522 in their crowd funding bid on website Seedrs.

Friction Free Shaving are the only razor delivery service in the UK designed exclusively for women, delivering razors and replacement blades to customers’ house throughout the month.

Founded by Birmingham entrepreneurs Friction Free Shaving gives customers the opportunity to choose from three styles of razors and blades paying £3, £5 or £7 per month.

Briar Keen, Co-Founder and Director of FFS, said: “Our aim was to raise £110,000 in return for 14.2 per cent equity in the business.

“Well we are pleased to say that we surpassed this by £40,000 and have managed to raise just over £150,000.

“Our crowdfunding campaign that occurred on Seedrs earlier last month was a huge success and it will help us immensely in the coming months.

“We cannot thank everyone who helped us enough and we are so grateful of the support.”