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Birchbox Raises $60M to Make Beauty Products Go Viral

Birchbox Raises $60M to Make Beauty Products Go Viral

Birchbox Inc., a startup that delivers a monthly selection of beauty products to members for a fee, has raised $60 million in a new round of venture funding

By Lora Kolodny. Source: Wall Street Journal

4 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Venture Capital

4 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Venture Capital

Venture capital plays a pivotal role in the startup economy, providing vital funds to high-potential early-stage companies. Not surprisingly, it’s also a constant topic of conversation within the startup community.

By Will Schroter. Source: Forbes

Food Startups Are Riding A VC Gravy Train

Food Startups Are Riding A VC Gravy Train

Investments in food-related startups, from delivery services to new restaurant chains to new types of foods and additives, have raised unprecedented amounts of cash in the most recent quarter, as investors dug in to the food business.

By Jonathan Shieber. Source: TechCrunch

Dollar, Shave, Club is changing men's grooming

Dollar Shave Club

Dollar Shave Club Plots to Take Over Your Bathroom. Friction is building in the American shaving market.

By Kyle Stock. Source: BloomsbergBusinessweek

Why Fashion is the Next Big Thing in Venture Capital

Why Fashion is the Next Big Thing in Venture Capital

The multi-trillion dollar fashion business is ripe for disruption and venture capitalists who seize the opportunity will see huge returns, argues Jay Deng.

By Jay Deng. Source: Business of Fashion

Techie Fashion Betabrand

Techie Fashion Betabrand

These Comfy Work Clothes Are The Latest Thing In Startup Fashion

By Madeline Stone. Source: Business Insider

Frank & Oak - Building your brand

Frank & Oak – Building your brand

The Next Wave of E-commerce: Tips on embracing personalization and building your brand from Frank & Oak
By Katey Ferenzi. Source: Bigcommerce