Fashion

Beanies, Tees and Steez: How Shaun Neff Built a $100 Million Business Out of His Backpack
Fashion

Beanies, Tees and Steez: How Shaun Neff Built a $100 Million Business Out of His Backpack

The headwear entrepreneur, whose eponymous line of SoCal-leaning merchandise is one of the hottest lifestyle brands on the youth market, has always been something of a natural born hustler.
Geoff Weiss
From TLC to The X-Files: How the '90s Are Back
Nostalgia

From TLC to The X-Files: How the '90s Are Back

Food, fashion and film from the nineties are roaring back into our cultural consciousness.
Laura Entis
Smart Jewelry Startup Ringly Cinches $5.1 Million in New Funding
Funding

Smart Jewelry Startup Ringly Cinches $5.1 Million in New Funding

Andreessen Horowitz led the Series A round for Ringly, which makes rings that discretely flash and vibrate to signify smartphone notifications.
Geoff Weiss
Incubators Aren't Only for Tech Startups
Incubators

Incubators Aren't Only for Tech Startups

Today's incubators are diverse and community-based. Here's a look at the breadth of options available in fashion, food and other physical-product sectors.
Nasty Gal Founder Sophia Amoruso Steps Down as CEO
Growth Strategies

Nasty Gal Founder Sophia Amoruso Steps Down as CEO

Amoruso will continue to stay on as executive chairman of the company she founded in 2006, but has been replaced as CEO by Sheree Waterson.
Nina Zipkin
C. Wonder, the Preppy Fashion Chain Founded by Tory Burch's Ex, Is Officially Closing Up Shop
Retail Businesses

C. Wonder, the Preppy Fashion Chain Founded by Tory Burch's Ex, Is Officially Closing Up Shop

After a brief but dramatic run, C. Wonder has shuttered the last of its stores.
Laura Entis
Coach Scoops Up Shoemaker Stuart Weitzman for $574 Million
Acquisitions

Coach Scoops Up Shoemaker Stuart Weitzman for $574 Million

The move is designed to further diversify the handbag maker's sales.
John Kell
How Canada Goose Went From Small Outerwear Company to International Luxury Brand
Luxury Brands

How Canada Goose Went From Small Outerwear Company to International Luxury Brand

When CEO Dani Reiss took the reins in 2001, Canada Goose was doing approximately $3 million in annual sales. Today, that number is north of $200 million.
Laura Entis
How These Founders Reinvented the Apron and Won Over Celebrity Chefs
Fashion Design

How These Founders Reinvented the Apron and Won Over Celebrity Chefs

Founded in 2012, H&B now supplies aprons for more than 700 restaurant clients across the globe.
Athletic Apparel Is Lapping the Broader Retail Industry
Retail Businesses

Athletic Apparel Is Lapping the Broader Retail Industry

Demand for activewear is booming, benefiting companies such as Nike, Under Armour and Lululemon.
John Kell
Far Out Tech

These High-Tech Jeans Protect You From Wireless Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud

Tech-savvy pickpocketers beware: These jeans were made for blocking you, and that's just what they'll do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What 3-D Printing Means for the Independent Inventor
3-D Printing

What 3-D Printing Means for the Independent Inventor

While this technology was initially limited to R&D labs, now it's pervading almost every industry. A person with an idea can create a prototype of a product with greater ease.
Louis Foreman
What Does Your Style Say About You as an Entrepreneur?
Style

What Does Your Style Say About You as an Entrepreneur?

Here are the four most common professional styles and what they convey about you and your brand.
Laurie Brucker
High-Tech Meets High Fashion: The New Look of Wearable Technology
Wearable Tech

High-Tech Meets High Fashion: The New Look of Wearable Technology

Wearable tech is getting a high-design makeover.