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Amazon launches two furniture brands

Amazon’s Plan To Take Over Your Living Room

By Diana Budds. This week Amazon debuted two new furniture brands exclusive to its website: Rivet, a midcentury modern-inspired collection of upholstered goods, case goods, lighting,…

Why Maybelline is winning at social media

Why Maybelline is winning at social media

By Jessica Schiffer. Among beauty brands, Maybelline is the master of driving social media engagement. The L’Oréal-owned brand has beat out its parent company, as…

Will.I.ams' tech startup raised $17 million

Will.i.am’s Startup Raises $117 Million

By Reuters. I.am+, the tech startup founded by pop star and entrepreneur will.i.am, has raised $117 million in venture funding, the company told Reuters…

Ann Taylor quietly launched rental service

Would You Pay $95 to Rent Ann Taylor?

By Chavie Lieber. There are shoppers who view Ann Taylor’s family of brands, including Loft and Lou & Grey, as the destination for classic,…