Thread transforms trash from the developing world into dignified jobs and the most responsible fabric on the planet. Our customers instantly improve the social and environmental impact of their products by incorporating our world-class fabrics, while capturing the traceable stories customers crave. We're proud to be a Certified B Corporation.
Company Growth (employees)
Pittsburgh, US
Size (employees)
20 (est)
Thread was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, US

Thread Office Locations

Thread has an office in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, US (HQ)
210 124 S Highland Ave

Thread Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$3.5 m

Latest funding size

$2.8 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


Thread's latest funding round in June 2015 was reported to be $2.8 m. In total, Thread has raised $3.5 m

Thread Financial Metrics


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

986.5 k
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


535.1 k3.3 m986.5 k

Accounts Receivable

106.8 k355.2 k457.7 k

Current Assets

718.8 k3.6 m1.6 m


6.6 k26.6 k80.7 k
Y, 2015

Financial Leverage

-0.3 x
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Thread Online and Social Media Presence

Thread News and Updates

This thread about finding the clown from 'IT' in your kitchen is just glorious

There are probably plenty of people you wouldn't want to find unannounced in your kitchen, but the clown from IT has got to be pretty high up on that list. SEE ALSO: The 2 tiny, crucial moments in 'IT' only true Stephen King fans will have spotted Seriously, just look at him: You're in the kitc…

One woman's epic twitter thread has it all: A cheating boyfriend, stone cold revenge, and gifs aplenty

It all began with a single, intriguing tweet.  On Sunday, Twitter user @AyanaTheDIVA posted something about figuring out her boyfriend had been cheating on her after a coworker showed her his Instagram page on her phone. She paired it with a very apt Beyonce gif. When a girl wants to show you a…

Instagram’s new Direct replies are basically threaded messaging for photos

Instagram’s Direct messages are becoming a bit more powerful. Following the addition of threaded conversations earlier this week, you can now directly reply to specific individual photos or videos shared with you with your own media Basically, when you tap the reply button on a photo or video in Dir…

Instagram is updating its comments with conversation threads

Today, Instagram announced a major upgrade to its comments section that will let people thread different conversations under a single post. The feature was first reported as a test on Android apps earlier this summer, but now, the company is adding threaded comments to everyone's accounts on bot…

Instagram becomes more like Facebook with threaded comments

Instagram is introducing a simple but significant feature today: Comment threads. Just like Facebook, you can now reply to individual comments; previously, you could only make a general comment under a photo. To start or participate in a thread, simply tap the reply button under individual messages.…

AMD launches 16-core Threadripper, ‘the world’s fastest PC desktop processor’

Advanced Micro Devices is shipping a 16-core Ryzen Threadripper central processing unit (CPU) that the company says takes the speed crown away from Intel for the first time in a decade. AMD said the world’s fastest CPU is the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X, which runs at a base speed of 3.4 GHz and a …
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