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Gilt

Gilt Groupe’s Very Cloudy Future

By: Jason Del Rey. Last month, Gilt Groupe closed on a nearly $50 million investment, which many companies would view as a positive sign….

Dollar Shave Club

How Dollar Shave Club got started

By: Adam Lashinsky. CEO Michael Dubin discusses how an unexpectedly viral video launched a company. Fortune: Let’s talk about how Dollar Shave got started,…

Dollar Shave Club

How Dollar Shave Club talks to ‘guys’

By: Adam Lashinsky. The startup company’s CEO, Michael Dubin, discusses his approach to marketing products men didn’t know they wanted. Dubin: We’re at 1.5…

Wearables

The wear, why and how

By: The Economist. “IN THE beginning was Apple. All things were made by it; and without it was not anything made that was made.”…

Mobile

How Mobile is Changing the Way We Buy

By: PSFK. PSFK sat down with Mike McEwan of Jane.com to discuss how mobile services are changing the products we buy and the frequency with…

Warby Parker

Warby Parker Draws Fund Interest

By: Sam Gopal. Beginning online to migrating to bricks-and-mortar stores across the US, eyeglass chain Warby Parker has drawn fund interest amid anticipating growth….