Times are tough for teen retailers -- two chains have filed for bankruptcy while others struggle to adapt to a changing marketplace
Beijing's municipal government is releasing 6.1 million pounds of frozen pork into the marketplace over the next two months, according to reports in Chinese state media. The plan has a simple aim: to keep the price of pork down at a time when it had surged more than 50 percent over the past year. As a […]
Snapdeal, India’s largest online marketplace has announced the acquisition of Gurgaon-based TargetingMantra, a boutique technology company, which has done path breaking work
Online marketplace lender RateSetter has strengthened its risk team with two hires from HSBC and Lloyds. RateSetter, which lets people earn around 5.9% lending their money online, on Thursday announced Cyrille Sallé de Chou as its new chief risk officer. Show More Summary
Real estate agents and brokers are surrounded by data, but it often comes from a variety of sources, doesn't necessarily play well together, and lives in places where agents can't show it off to their clients. One of the largest real estate data companies in the nation may change that...
We're going to have to keep hammering this home until more people get it: trademark law is about preventing confusion in the marketplace. The reason why that needs to be understood is that just about every time you read a story about...Show More Summary
Farfetch is growing like crazy as the company just secured $110 million. The London-based startup has become a dominant e-commerce player in the fashion space. Farfetch runs a marketplace that connects high end fashion retailers with customers. But the company doesn’t plan to stop there. Read More
For years Oscar Arrechavala watched as the monster known as Mercado Oriental nibbled on the edges of his neighborhood. Arrechavala could do nothing as the ever-growing, 130-block marketplace began to claim his barrio of Ciudad Jardin, leaving its people with a choice: Sell their homes to escape...
New York-based Teachable has raised $2 million in a seed round of venture funding to help instructors of anything set up their own, branded storefronts for selling courses and connecting with learners online. The company’s technology...Show More Summary
Promoted by Indeed Indeed Prime is an exclusive two-sided hiring marketplace from Indeed.com, the world's #1 jobsite. Indeed Prime simplifies the tech hiring process by connecting top tech talent to top companies. The modern career path...Show More Summary
Rebagg, an online resell market for designer handbags, has raised $8 million in Series A funding to continue the pace of rapid growth. There are a lot of designer clothing and handbag resellers out there, including Tradesy, TheRealReal, and even secondary markets out of RenttheRunway or eBay. Show More Summary
On Our Radar Bitch HQ Happy Wednesday! • Bitch Media cofounder Andi Zeisler on marketplace feminism and feminism’s skyrocketing profile. [Time] • Lupita Nyong'o writes about the Broadway play Eclipsed and the freedom of playing a fully rendered African woman. Show More Summary
Hannah Russell Hannah Russell is the co-founder and CEO of Layer, a curated online marketplace for preowned design and vintage furniture. Hannah has been instrumental to the growth of technology companies large and small in London, Berlin and New York. Show More Summary
ON THE WEB 21 Inc Unveils Plan to Make Every Computer a Bitcoin Computer - CoinDesk - "Freely available, the software allows any connected device to join the 21 network, enabling connectivity with the 21 Marketplace and providing capabilities...Show More Summary
Amazon Business, the online retailer's Staples competitor, has sold over $1 billion worth of products since its launch last year, the company announced Wednesday. That's a big milestone for the marketplace launched specifically to target business customers last year. Show More Summary
Vox Media is crashing the NewFronts party. Though they don't have an official slot during the two week digital video marketplace, Vox is still making its pitch to advertisers today. The media company, which includes Re/code, The Verge, Curbed and namesake Vox.com, is expanding its Snapchat presence, including all eight of its brands. Show More Summary
Nationstar Mortgage Holdings -- which owns and operates the real estate marketplace Xome -- reported adjusted earnings of $28 million for the first quarter of 2016 (Q1), offset by a net loss of $132 million...
Online fashion marketplace Farfetch has announced its latest round of funding, which totals to a whopping $110 million and is led by group of new shareholders, including French investment company Eurazeo, which also has stakes in such fashion brands as Moncler and Desigual. (In March... Continue reading
Etsy is finally profitable. The crafty online marketplace posted its quarterly earnings on Tuesday, and reported its first quarterly profit since going public in April 2015. The market loved it: Its stock soared as much a 12% in after-hours...Show More Summary
Chennai-based an online marketplace for merchandise printing, Inkmonk is close to raising an undisclosed amount in its pre-Series A round of funding.