The Latest News in Retail Innovation & Startup


Op-Ed | Bitcoin is Good Money

By: Nick Tomaino.  Source: Business of Fashion If you acknowledge that money is simply a language to communicate value, you quickly realise that bitcoin…

Vertical Retailing

Online Verticals: Focused in Fashion

By: Rachel Strugatz.  Source: WWD Online vertical retailing keeps mushrooming, with new entrants popping up and raising funding almost as fast as it takes…

Le Tote

Le Tote Raises $8M to Expand

Le Tote has raised $8.8 million in Series A funding to expand its operations, which rented out $15 million worth of apparel and accessories last year.

By: Rachel Strugatz. Source: WWD


Imagining the Future of Mobile Payments

Bill Ready is the CEO of Braintree where he and his team built one of the most innovative and influential startups in the payments industry. With its emphasis on mobile-first experiences, Braintree developed industry-leading payment solutions that power many of the world’s most disruptive new businesses

Source: PSFK Labs

Apple Pay

Apple Pay rolls out support for 15 more institutions

Apple Pay has added another 15 banks and credit unions to its spectrum of an existing 45 institutions, bringing the count to 60 since its launch in October last year, according to

By: Vaishali Gauba. Source: CNBC

Scale business

5 Simple Steps to Scaling Your Business

Once you get your company up and running, you may find that it is difficult to scale your business based on your original product, service or pricing model.

By: Eric Holtzclaw. Source: Inc.