BILLION-DOLLAR BURGERS, RAZORS, BAGS AND ELEPHANTS

May 16, 2019

Via Medium   There’s a theory in the world of consumer products that says proliferation of preferences will lead...

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DAILY HARVEST’S NEW PROTEIN SMOOTHIES ARE OUR NEW OBSESSION

May 14, 2019

Via the Byrdie Life gets busy, and though we all intend to eat only organic fruits and veggies to nurture our bodies,...

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WHY THERE HAVEN’T BEEN MORE BILLION-DOLLAR ACQUISITIONS FOR DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER COMMERCE STARTUPS

May 2, 2019

Via The NewConsumer. Three years after Dollar Shave Club’s big deal, it’s been an anomaly so far. The boom in...

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PROCTER & GAMBLE IS LOOKING TO ADD MORE DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER BRANDS TO ITS ROSTER

May 1, 2019

Via Digiday Big brand holding companies have been challenged by the growing popularity of direct-to-consumer brands in...

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HOW DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER BRANDS ARE PLOTTING THEIR WAY TO YOUR DOG’S HEART

April 30, 2019

Via Adweek No category, including pet care, is safe from DTC’s disruption PetPlate was founded in 2016 and offers...

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HE SOLD HIS FIRST BUSINESS TO GOOGLE AND JUST RAISED $120 MILLION FOR HIS NEXT STARTUP

April 29, 2019

Via Forbes. Ray Reddy has raised millions of dollars in startup funds, sold a company to Google and is taking on the...

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AN MIT GRAD LAUNCHES PET PLATE, A STARTUP BANKING ON DOG OWNERS WHO WANT THE BEST FOR FIDO

April 24, 2019

Via Forbes Renaldo Webb, 30, has traveled a long way from his native New Orleans. As he neared graduation from the...

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HOW TO TURN A PASSION PROJECT INTO A TRENDSETTING BRAND: COVETEUR’S INCREDIBLE SUCCESS STORY

April 18, 2019

Via Forbes. Coveteur Cofounder and Creative Director Jake Rosenberg with Oprah Winfrey PHOTO COURTESY OF COVETEUR In...

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A YEAR IN THE LIFE: MAYUR GUPTA’S FIRST QUARTER AS FRESHLY’S CMO

April 16, 2019

Via The Drum One year. It can be half a tenure for some chief marketers, the beginning of a grand adventure for others....

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THE BEST MEAL DELIVERY SERVICES WE’VE TRIED

March 26, 2019

Via Business Insider Meal kit services are all well and good until you make your way to the stove. Because let’s...

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SHE MADE THE FIRST MOVE: RACHEL DRORI OF DAILY HARVEST

January 23, 2019

Via The Newsette Making the first move in your career, love life, or when forging friendships can be intimidating....

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WHY THIS BRAND SERVED SMOOTHIES FROM A GAS PUMP

December 4, 2018

Via BIZBASH Playing off the idea that food is fuel, Daily Harvest, a direct-to-consumer brand that delivers organic,...

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IN THE NEWS: TORONTO’S CHEFS PLATE ACQUIRED BY GERMANY’S HELLOFRESH

October 18, 2018

Via The Globe and Mail One of the world’s biggest players in the fast-growing meal-kit delivery market has bought the...

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INTRODUCING PERSONA

August 7, 2018

“Vitamin Packs, The Leader In Customized Vitamins, Officially Relaunches as Persona.” Read more at PR...

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DON’T OVERLOOK THIS ONE THING WHEN STARTING A SUPPLEMENT ROUTINE

August 7, 2018

Via MINDBODYGREEN Now that we’re seeing magnesium capsules and collagen powder cram the shelves at clothing...

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PETPLATE HAS THE PERFECT MEAL PLANS FOR YOUR DOG

July 31, 2018

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CINDY CRAWFORD TAKES MINORITY STAKE IN COVETEUR

July 19, 2018

Via WWD The Coveteur is getting a financial boost from none other than Cindy Crawford. While already on the Canadian...

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HOW DO YOU PLAN TO BE A GOOD MOTHER AND AN ENTREPRENEUR?

June 27, 2018

Via Forbes When Rachel Drori, founder of Daily Harvest, was raising her Series A, she had an investor ask her this...

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IN THE NEWS: MEAL-ORDERING APP RITUAL RAISES US$70-MILLLION IN FUNDING

June 6, 2018

Via Globe and Mail Ritual Technologies Inc., an online ordering service that speeds up the coffee and lunch-run...

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FUNDING ALERT: VITAMIN PACKS RECEIVES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT FROM L CATTERTON’S GROWTH FUND

May 22, 2018

Via PR Newswire Vitamin Packs, the personalized nutrition industry disrupter that combines personal information with...

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FUNDING ALERT: PETPLATE RAISES $4 MILLION IN SEED ROUND LED BY DANE CREEK CAPITAL

May 22, 2018

Via PR Newswire PetPlate, a leading direct-to-consumer subscription service that delivers fresh-cooked pet meals,...

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IN THE NEWS: THREE WAYS TECHNOLOGY IS BREAKING DOWN TRADITIONAL STORE SHELVES

May 10, 2018

POST WRITTEN BY Prem Thudia Co-founder and CTO at Vitamin Packs, overseeing the company’s personalized nutrition...

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IN THE NEWS: THIS FRESH-DOG-FOOD DELIVERY SERVICE SAVES YOU ANOTHER ERRAND

May 2, 2018

Via POPSUGAR As a city dweller who buys most of my groceries on the way home from work, hauling home giant bags and...

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INTRODUCING MIRA

May 2, 2018

We’re excited to announce our latest investment in Mira Labs Inc., a mobile augmented-reality company with the...

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IN THE NEWS: WHY THIS FROZEN MEAL MAKER BACKED BY SERENA WILLIAMS AND GWYNETH PALTROW JUST GOT $43...

January 7, 2018

Via Fortune. Olympic gold medalist Shaun White and celebrity chef Bobby Flay are throwing their names behind frozen...

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IN THE NEWS: THIS SIMPLE TOOL COULD MAKE SOLO DESK LUNCHES A THING OF THE PAST

January 7, 2018

Via Inc. Making lunch social again. Recently launched nationally in the United States earlier this month, Ritual is a...

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IN THE NEWS: JAKE ROSENBERG TOURS LAS VEGAS FOR CONDE NAST

November 23, 2017

Via Conde Nast. Jake Rosenberg, Founder and Creative Director of Coveteur, shows us how he experiences the best that...

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INTRODUCING VITAMIN PACKS

November 13, 2017

We’re proud to announce our latest investment in Vitamin Packs, a next generation personalized vitamin...

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IN THE NEWS: HOW STEPHANIE MARK SET THE STAGE FOR THE RISE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

November 13, 2017

Via AOL. If you could look into the closet of anyone in the world, who would it be? Would it be the girl who works in a...

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WE’RE HIRING: BRANDPROJECT ASSOCIATE

August 14, 2017

BrandProject is an early stage venture capital firm and company co-creation studio that invests in founders to redefine...

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