New York Venture Partners’ Managing Director Trace Cohen shares his predictions for tech for 2019 and takes a look at how his 2019 predictions fared.
Infor builds complete industry suites in the cloud for industry specific companies and its CEO Charles Phillips discusses creating a powerful software company.
Cranking the can opener to reveal your dog’s next meal is normally accompanied with a horrific stench and a mish-mosh of ingredients that are far beyond recognition. Food for man’s best friend has been traditionally overlooked, unhealthy, and inconvenient, littered with options that come in cans that are filled with preservatives. The Farmer’s Dog offers fresh dog […]
Do you remember being a little kid and bartering – maybe it was trading snacks at lunch, baseball cards, or even candy on Halloween. Swade is a mobile app that makes bartering possible, at scale, for practically anything. In the app, you have the ability to barter not only items but also services. Have an expensive knife […]
68% of the adult population is not getting a restorative night’s sleep. Enter weighted bedding, which is said to relive stress, reduce anxiety, and improve sleep. The weighted blanket craze can be traced back to a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign for the Gravity Blanket back in 2017 that raised $4.7M with a goal of only […]
Stadium Goods, the sneaker multi-channel marketplace, has been acquired by Farfetch, the luxury fashion platform in a deal with an enterprise value of $250M.
The traditional and typically unpleasant car dealership experience is being replaced by technology. Sitting at the center of this behavioral change is Vroom, the national online auto retailer that offers thousands of reconditioned vehicles in peak condition, delivered directly to the consumer with a few clicks. Vroom’s private-seller acquisition model enables sellers to receive cash offers for […]
With the popularity of online shopping and Amazon, physical retail is suffering, but FutureProof Retail may a solution to draw more people into stores. This NYC startup brings the best of online e-commerce capabilities into the offline retail world through its line-free mobile checkout and line-free order ahead service. Its platform provides an array of […]
Do you remember the excitement of decorating and furnishing your freshman dorm and all the unnecessary fighting with your parents over which items were truly essential? Well, NYC e-commerce brand Dormify makes the process simpler, more enjoyable, and a lot more stylish. This online retailer offers an exclusive and affordable range of products that are designed specifically […]
In an era where it’s difficult to determine who is behind a product review or article, consumers are growing tired of inauthentic and sponsored promotions. While the internet can provide information at your fingertips for nearly any purpose, when there is a potential transaction at stake, merchants, brands, and manufacturers have inundated the web with […]
Generation Z is all about individuality and customization, and according to studies 55% of Gen Z’ers rather have the ability to design products that nobody owns. King Children is the latest eyewear company – powered by 3D printing technology- that is giving full design power to consumers. Purchasing a pair of glasses from King Children […]