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Business - Rent the Runway has more than 5 million users, but CEO and co-founder Jennifer Hyman still field calls on the phone. "It's essential to know what your customers are experiencing. All the most sophisticated data in the world, all of...
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Advice - There are almost 2 billion mobile users in the world.  For the first time, mobile usage had recently surpassed desktop usage.  By 2020, it is projected that smartphone usage will grow to 4 billion worldwide (Ian...
How Curated E-Commerce Brands Can Flourish
Advice - The 27th Episode of the Fashion Is Your Business, featured guest Raed Alawadhi. Raed Alawadhi is a cofounder of the new curated e-commerce website Modern Look. The platform debuted a week before Open Source Fashion’s Freestyle...
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#NYCTech - Fashion entrepreneurs and enthusiasts gathered at the 2015 Social Retail Summit on recently at Ludlow Studios. The summit convened four panels, including Marketing to Men, Aggregators and Curators, Direct-to-Consumer Brands, and...
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#NYCTech - 250 million people across the globe suffer daily with putting on their shoes due to physical and cognitive challenges.   It's probably about time that an entrepreneur tackled this problem given the size of this total addressable...
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#NYCTech - You can book nearly anything online these days but why not beauty services? That is where BeautyBooked comes in. The founders, both L’Oreal alum, found that there’s a a void in the market when it came to the beauty online and...
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#NYCTech - Talking fashion technology has become a largely consumer oriented dialogue. Wearables, customer experience, personalization, are all buzzwords that come up across topics and up and down market. Fashion and Tech (from both sides) are...
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#NYCTech - If you’re a fashion accelerator, of course you’re going to be in NYC. If your focus is on FashionTech, then, of course, it’s New York again, hands down.The New York Fashion Tech (NYFT) Lab is an initiative by The Partnership...
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#NYCTech - Most of the sites out there that focus on women divide the fairer gender into verticals: moms, singles, divorced, fitness junkies, fashionistas, foodies. Note to self: women are not only capable of multitasking. They are also capable...
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#NYCTech - It’s the same question every day: what are you going to wear? Of course, it would be so much easier if you were a one-percenter and had a personal stylist at your beck and call.Or if you knew about Personal Style...
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#NYCTech - They’re totally cool with you calling them that - and is there such thing as a triple entendre? Bezar is the latest from founder Bradford Shellhammer, cofounder and visionary creative genius behind Fab.com and dubbed the ‘King of...
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#NYCTech - In this hyper-connected digital world, we should leverage the projects, practices, products and services around us to live, work and play better. This was the theme of PSFK 2015.From an early morning yoga and dance session with...
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#NYCTech - This is how you swipe your favorite brands – and it’s all legal. In fact, it’s revolutionary, and we’ll explain:Spring is a mobile marketplace where customers shop directly within the app from a curated community of...
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#NYCTech - The as-usual sold-out NYTech Meetup opened with a sentimental Face Time sendoff to the organization’s long-time board president, Nate Westheimer, and closed with thunderous applause for two back-to-back company demos, presented by...
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#NYCTech - Much of today's attention in the fashion tech world has turned to wearables and IoT. However, if we peel back a layer of this technology progression, we will find that we have yet to crack the mobile code.Fashion Digital's FD...
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Fashion - Looking to shop at the hottest new boutique in Tokyo but stuck in New York City? Now there's an app for that—and the company behind it is the latest startup to snag a $1 billion valuation. Last week, online marketplace Farfetch...