By Dan Primack
June 25, 2013

Demand Media Inc. (NYSE: DMD) has acquired Society6, a Redondo Beach, Calif.-based digital marketplace powered by artists, for $94 million (including $85m in cash).

Rent the Runway, a New York-based website for dress and accessory rentals, has acquired Go Try It On, a New York–based social mobile app that lets users share and comment on photos of each other wearing various outfits. No financial terms were disclosed. Rent the Runway has raised over $54 million in VC funding from American Express, Novel TMT Ventures, Advance Publications, Bain Capital Ventures, Highland Capital Partners and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Go Try It On had been seeded by Index Ventures.

Neiman Marcus has filed for a $100 million initial public offering, seven years after being taken private for $5.1 billion by TPG Capital, Warburg Pincus and Leonard Green & Partners. Read more.

EP Energy is interviewing banks for an IPO that could value the oil and gas company at more than $8 billion, according to Bloomberg. The company was acquired from El Paso Corp. for nearly $7.2 billion by Apollo Global Management, Access Industries, Riverstone Holdings and Korea National Oil

Noodles & Co., a Broomfield, Colo.-based fast casual restaurant concept, has increased its IPO price range from $13-$15 to $15-$17 per share. It still plans to offer nearly 5.36 million shares, and trade on the NYSE under ticker symbol NDLS. Morgan Stanley and UBS are serving as lead underwriters. The company reports around $5 million in net income on $300 million in revenue for 2012, compared to $3.8 million on $256 million in 2011. Catterton Partners and Argentia Private Investments each hold around a 45% pre-IPO stake.

SFX Entertainment Inc., a New York-based producer of live events and entertainment content focused exclusively on the electronic music culture, has filed for a $175 million IPO. It plans to trade on the NYSE under ticker symbol SFXE, with UBS, Barclays and Jefferies serving as lead underwriters. The company is controlled by founder Robert Sillerman, while Och-Ziff Capital and ID&T Holdings each hold minority positions.

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