Clothing company in Lexington adding 100 jobs

  • Posted: Friday, June 14, 2013 9:45 a.m.
    UPDATED: Friday, June 14, 2013 9:46 a.m.

LEXINGTON (AP) — A Lexington children’s manufacturer is adding 100 jobs.

Officials with Lolly Wolly Doodle said Thursday a $20 million investment from an investment firm, Revolution Growth, will allow the company to add operations and manufacturing workers.

Officials said Lolly Wolly Doodle will also add to its technology and marketing team in New York City.

Brandi Tysinger started Lolly Wolly Doodle in 2008 in her home as an eBay store creating cute, affordable clothing for kids.

Lolly Wolly Doodle now has about 170 workers, 160 of them at a manufacturing facility in Lexington.

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