Birchbox is Winning by Doing Something Every Startup Should Be Doing (But Isn"t)

It's all about the customer, stupid......»»

Category: topSource: incMar 20th, 2017

Startup links: incremental improvements

Thursdays at Abnormal Returns are all about startup and venture capital links. You can check out last week’s links including a look... Amazon HQ2Would actually winning Amazon's ($AMZN) HQ2 hurt a city's startup ecosystem? (qz......»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsJan 11th, 2018

Bringing Innovation to a Crowded Space: How This Startup is Tackling Mobile (and Winning)

Get the notes ready......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 3rd, 2018

Startup Pitches That Fail the Most, End Up Being the Best. Here"s Why

Founders who give a winning startup pitch all follow the same pattern......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 14th, 2017

Drink mixes packaging startup wins latest Blast Furnace Demo Day

DisSolves, specializing in packaging drink mixes in convenient pods, came in first place, at the latest Blast Furnace Demo Day, winning $2,500. After eight to ten weeks of working within the startup accelerator Blast Furnace, 17 teams competed on T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

How a demoralized startup founder turned things around by winning a high-stakes poker game

 Niko Karstikko attended a Finnish startup conference in 2014 in hopes of garnering interest in his recently de.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 28th, 2017

A startup CEO"s best advice for success is based on a mistake she made early on

Ben Rose/Getty Images Birchbox CEO Katia Be.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 20th, 2017

7 Killer Traits Female Investors Seek in Tech Startup Founders

How to pick a winning founder? Three women weigh in. Tech inves.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 13th, 2017

Your Startup Has Hit a Rough Patch. Here Are 3 Tips to Overcome Seemingly Impossible Obstacles

Why the path to building a winning company isinevitably filled with unending obstacles......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 1st, 2017

11 Ways to Cultivate a Winning Startup Culture

Maturing as a company doesn't mean you have to lose your entrepreneurial spirit......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 7th, 2017

How to Pitch: 18 Steps to Create and Deliver a Winning Pitch for Investors and Early Customers

A comprehensive guide to planning, preparing, and tailoring your pitch: To find new investors for a startup, land new customers, find a partner... in short, to turn your idea into a reality......»»

Category: topSource: incAug 30th, 2017

Is Walmart Thinking About Acquiring Birchbox?

On Wednesday, Recode reported that brick-and-mortar retail giant Walmart (WMT) is in talks to acquire online cosmetics startup Birchbox, continuing the company's quest to build an impressive d.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksAug 9th, 2017

Buffalo-based HR startup now services all 400 White Castle locations

HigherMe, which moved to Buffalo after winning the 43North competition, has doubled its team in 2017......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2017

This Startup is Tackling the Luxury Market In a Surprising City (and Winning)

Think Detroit can't dish out luxury? Jewel begs to differ......»»

Category: topSource: incAug 3rd, 2017

Magic Leap purchased a startup founded by former Apple employees, and looked into buying an Oscar-winning animation studio

Magic Leap is beefing up its ranks with artists and animators from Oscar winning stu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2017

Startup Raises $165 Million To Take Microsoft, HPE Customers In $34 Billion Market

When a startup turns all its attention to a business that a big company deems as marginal, the startup has good odds of winning. Will Tricentis take significant revenues from Microsoft and HPE in the $34 billion testi.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 30th, 2017

Here’s Birchbox Co-Founder’s Advice to Other Female Startup Founders

"Start with how the world is going to be different five years from now because your business exists" According to Hayley Barna, who co-founded the beauty box subscription service Birchbox and is now a venture capitalist, female founders would benefit .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 30th, 2016

L"Oréal to Fight California Firm"s "Knockoff" Lawsuit

A California startup said it has sued L’Oréal, alleging that the U.S. unit of the French company, home to brands such as Lancôme and Kiehl’s, copied an award-winning hair product and related marketing strategy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 23rd, 2016

Neiman Marcus Taps Rent the Runway in Search of Younger Shoppers - Fortune

FortuneNeiman Marcus Taps Rent the Runway in Search of Younger ShoppersFortuneNeiman Marcus is teaming up with e-commerce startup Rent the Runway in a bid to hit luxury retail's holy grail: winning over younger shoppers. The luxury department store, w.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 16th, 2016

Neiman Marcus Taps Rent the Runway in Search of Younger Shoppers

The average Neiman shopper is 51. Neiman Marcus is teaming up with e-commerce startup Rent the Runway in a bid to hit luxury retail’s holy grail: winning over younger shoppers. The luxury department store, which has suffered through four straigh.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 16th, 2016

Fashion Entrepreneurs Share Their "AHA" Moments Of Starting Their Business

Monday morning Lifetime television partnered with the Step Up Network and Marie Claire magazine to host a Power Salon Breakfast with the stars of "Project Runway: Fashion Startup": Katia Beauchamp co-founder and CEO of Birchbox, Christine Hunsicker Founde.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 10th, 2016