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Unique fashion website and iPhone/iPad app that makes style, size sharing and shopping easier than ever
SizeMob, the latest social fashion site and tool for smart shoppers and fashion-forward individuals, today announced it is now available at www.sizemob.com AND a mobile app in iTunes. SizeMob is a revolutionary advancement in the shopping and fashion industry—it is the first of its kind to uniquely provide users the means to share their clothing sizes and brand preferences with significant others, friends, family and other SizeMob users with similar style preferences. These capabilities build a community that simplifies the shopping experience, reduces unnecessary trips to the mall and brings fashion-conscious individuals together so they can stay on top of the latest trends.
Agent155 Media Corp. (AGMC.PK), a provider of multi-media content management; providing exposure, networking and collaboration opportunities to Film, Music, Art, Sports, Performers, Fashion, Writer and Industry Agencies worldwide, today announced that it is securing Round A $1,000.000 of $5,000,000 Raise.
Christopher Martinez, CEO/Founder of Agent155 Media Corp. stated, "As stated in Prior Press Release, Agent155 Media Corp. is Fully committed to the Launch and Funding of www.Agent155.com."
Line of Carryalls Offers Mix of Street Style and Sophistication for Holiday
HEX, award-winning fashionable techcessories brand, today announced its latest collection of bags, carryalls and sleeves to protect and carry tech throughout the crisp, winter months, freshly dubbed, Drake. The new collection features a dark charcoal and black woven herringbone exterior and a contrasting deep-blue lined interior.
Apple and Bodhi Collaboration
Bodhi has been showing fashion forward tech designs since the first iPhone hit the scene in 2007. Joseph Janus, Senior Vice President and Creative Director at Bodhi, showcased the Bodhi tech line to Dillard's, William Dillard, III- corporative vice president over accessories in 2009. Dillard saw a huge opportunity and believed that Bodhi had come up with a new and innovative idea that had not yet been seen in the fashion or technology markets. There was a great need for products that were both fashionable and functional and Bodhi spearheaded the initiative. After showcasing their tech cases to numerous buyers and being told that department stores "didn't carry stuff like this", Dillard took a risk and put Bodhi's tech products in 200 stores 2010. The risk proved to be a smart business move and the line has since started a trend in department store tech sales.
Crimson Hexagon’s ForSight™ Platform Enhances Business Strategy with Intelligent Social Media Analysis
Crimson Hexagon, a leading provider of Big Data analysis software that delivers business intelligence from social media and other data sources to global corporations, today announced that the New Balance Sales team has selected the Crimson Hexagon ForSight™ platform to gain vital consumer insights from social media conversation.
MC10 today announced it has signed a contract with the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development & Engineering Center (NSRDEC) to develop solar cells that are directly integrated into the fabric cover of combat helmets and rucksacks. NSRDEC is responsible for maximizing soldier survivability, sustainability, mobility, combat effectiveness and quality of life, and the goal of this effort is to provide the dismounted soldier with a discrete, renewable power source.
Mood Media, parent company of Muzak and DMX and the world's leading in-store media solutions provider, today announced that it will further expand its presence in the Chinese market through a new agreement with Esprit. Starting in July, Mood Media will provide Esprit stores in Mainland China with a custom music program, via its IP based media player.
This is the latest expansion for Mood Media who creates sensorial experiences by integrating music, visual and scent media to drive point-of-purchase sales for customers in 40 countries throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Full Nationwide Rollout Instantly Activated Via a First-time Execution with Mood Media
shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers for walking into stores and interacting with products, and Macy's (NYSE: M), one of the nation's premier retailers – and shopkick's inaugural partner, today announce a full national rollout of the application. Beginning today, customers can earn rewards, in shopkick's cross-retail currency of "kicks", just for walking in to more than 800 Macy's stores nationwide, and instantly receive exciting exclusive deals and offers.
Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world, today announced the launch of its Find My Factory app for iPhone® and Android™ mobile digital devices. Find My Factory is the largest living database of existing consumer product factories. With more than 30,000 authenticated factory profiles, and growing by more than 1,000 per month, the Find My Factory app provides consumer goods professionals with instant access to a directory of factories for finding new suppliers or authenticating factory details.
VERSION ALLOWS SHOPPERS TO SEE WHAT PRODUCTS ARE TRENDING AT NEARBY FASHION RETAILERS AND AROUND THE WORLD
Snapette, the first location-based shopping application, announces a major update to its app for iPhone and iPod touch that adds new features and a refreshed user interface to help shoppers virtually browse nearby stores while helping brands and retailers reach consumers and drive foot traffic. Snapette now lets shoppers see what products are trending both around the corner and around the world. Also, product categories – previously limited to just shoes and bags – have now expanded to include clothes, jewelry and other accessories. Snapette users can browse by brand, store, location and trend.
Teen Vogue, a leading source of fashion and beauty news for style-conscious teens and 20-somethings everywhere, announces today the launch of the Teen Vogue Insider app for iPhone and iPod touch.
Customers Can Now Get Special Offers in More than 1,000 American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie Stores across the U.S. Using shopkick's Location-based App American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE: AEO) and shopkick, the largest location-based shopping app that rewards shoppers simply for walking into stores, today announced the national rollout of shopkick to all American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie stores across the country. Beginning today, customers will earn "kicks" (points) just for walking in, as well as receive a number of other exciting, exclusive offers throughout the stores.
As consignment shopping becomes an increasingly popular option for American consumers, brides-to-be are joining in on the trend. Many consignment shops provide favorable options for women searching for a designer dress at a fraction of the cost. Other women have found consignment stores a great resource for reselling their lightly used gowns. To help store owners and customers keep up with the influx of transactions, ConsignPro software provides excellent, user-friendly tools.
Innotrac Corporation (NASDAQ: INOC), a best-of-breed commerce provider integrating digital technology, fulfillment, and contact center solutions, today announced that fashion retailer Charlotte Russe has selected Innotrac to provide fulfillment and contact center solutions for its growing eCommerce business.
The San Diego-based retailer was founded in 1975, and currently operates over 500 retail stores in 45 states and Puerto Rico. Charlotte Russe offers fashionable value-priced women's apparel, footwear and accessories that appeal to a broad range of customers.
Global fashion accessories marketplace presents findings of a Pinterest vs. Facebook case study in an infographic
Boticca.com, one of the first ecommerce players to integrate Pinterest across its website, releases a case study with the findings of a Pinterest vs. Facebook in infographic format. The study, based on a sample of 50,000 visits to the Boticca.com website from Pinterest and a sample of 50,000 visits from Facebook during a 30-day period in March and April, covers users' purchasing and engagement behaviors on the website across both popular social medium channels.
Fashion retailer launches new site built by Lyons Consulting Group on the Demandware Commerce platform in order to support its rapidly growing online business
Deb Shops, Inc., a leading fashion retailer for young women, announces the launch of its new ecommerce site, www.debshops.com. The new site, built on the Demandware® Commerce platform, showcases improved design and enhanced functionality, giving shoppers an optimal online shopping experience.