Wednesday Aug 20
Small Business Trends
Study Shows Consumers Prefer Shopping in a Store, Not Online
Good news for small retailers. Consumers of all ages still prefer physical stores to eCommerce shopping, according to a study by A.T. Kearney .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Washington Post
Online shopping is the future. So why do so many Web retailers want to be in stores?
Bonobos is among the Web-first retailers that are pushing to have a brick-and-mortar store, shown on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Why retailers' print catalogs are making a comeback
A certain Wall Street Journal article has been causing quite a stir lately. The article discusses the fact that big retailers such as Bonobos, IKEA, Athleta and H&M are releasing traditional print catalogs in a digital age - and seeing huge gains.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
App Directly Links Brands, Consumers
To buy, a shopper browses through Spring's feeds and looks through the "lifestyle imagery" that accompanies each item.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Weddington Way Closes $9M in Series A Round
Weddington Way , a collaborative shopping site for weddings, today announced that it has closed a $9M Series A financing round.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
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Retention Science will announce Friday that it has secured $7 million in Series A financing, bringing total funding to $9 million.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Line We Love: Why You Need AYR's LA-Made, Butt-Flattering Denim Now
During last month's AYR preview at the Chateau Marmont, we discovered that the NY-based Bonobos sister brand produces all of its denim right here in Los Angeles.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Helping Marketers Hold On to What They've Got, Retention Science Raises $7M Series A
To help marketers understand and generate additional business from existing customers, WaJao Inc., better known as Retention Science , raised $7 million in Series A funding, Venture Capital Dispatch has learned.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Nordstrom Acquires Men's Shopping Service Trunk Club
Personal styling service for men, Trunk Club , has been acquired by Nordstrom for an undisclosed amount.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Some online retailers see value in opening brick-and-mortar shops
Nina Chavez, an associate technical designer for Nasty Gal, shows samples at company headquarters in Los Angeles.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Online retailers see value in brick-and-mortar shops
Nasty Gal founder and CEO Sophia Amoruso at company headquarters in Los Angeles.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Some online retailers seeing value in opening bricks-and-mortar shops
After years of squeezing traditional retailers, e-commerce companies that were once digital-only are seeing the value of hanging up shingles in malls and bustling shopping streets.