August 21, 2019
Are Tupperware Parties Making a Comeback?
So called ‘Tupperware style’ retail—first popularized in the 1960s at eponymous Tupperware parties—has seen upwards of 27% growth in recent years and is now [...]
August 19, 2019
Community-Based Retail Helping Designers and Shoppers
London-based fashion concept store 50m is reworking the traditional retail model to help small, independent labels navigate the high rents and operating costs required to launch successful businesses.
August 14, 2019
Partner Dropboxes Scaling Rent the Runway’s ‘Closet in the Cloud’
Rent the Runway (RTR) propelled a fashion rental revolution when it launched its online platform in 2009, providing short-term access to designer apparel at a fraction of its retail cost through dynamic ownership, a concept where consumers choose to subscribe rather than own. Six years later, RTR began opening standalone stores in major markets such as New York and Chicago, [...]