Merchandising

Tesla Launches a $1,500 Surfboard

Only 200 boards were made available, and they sold out almost immediately.

Matthew Humphries

· 2 min read

Elon Musk Says He'll Sell Lego-Like Bricks Made of Tunnel Rock

The Boring Company finds something profitable to do with all that waste rock from digging tunnels.

Matthew Humphries

· 2 min read

Elon Musk Has Found a Creative Way to Fundraise for His Newest Company

The serial entrepreneur has given his pet project a head start, thanks to some hats.

Stephen J. Bronner

· 2 min read

What the Band 'Fall Out Boy' Taught Me About Growing a Business

Lessons in marketing innovation from a rock band and how they can help your business grow.

Chris Cornell

· 5 min read

With $40 Million in Fresh Funding, Tastemade Is Building a Digital Food Dynasty

To date, the online video network focused on food, travel and lifestyle-related content, has raised $80.3 million.

Geoff Weiss

· 4 min read

This Designer Water-Bottle Startup Is Making Millions Thanks to a Shrewd Merchandising Strategy

BKR water bottles are sold on the beauty floors of department stores internationally, and marketed as fashion accessories.

Geoff Weiss

· 5 min read

Daniel Bukszpan

· 5 min read

5 High-Powered Animal Celebrities Who Earn More Than You Do

In the wake of swirling reports about Grumpy Cat's enormous earnings, we thought we'd check in on a few other animal celebrities who have managed to not just cultivate an Internet following, but cash in on it.

Laura Entis

· 6 min read

Sochi Organizers Did a Terrible Job Stocking Olympic Souvenirs

Olympic spectators are grumbling that Sochi merchandise is both hard to come by and severely overpriced at this year's Games.

Geoff Weiss

· 2 min read

Spotify Musicians Can Now Sell Merchandise on Their Artist Pages

Hoping to improve its artist relations, Spotify is letting musicians sell merchandise through their profile pages without taking a commission.

Nina Zipkin

· 2 min read

7 Tips to Create Winning Window Displays

How to design windows that will command attention and lure shoppers into your store.

Jane Porter

· 5 min read

7 Layout Secrets of the Big Retail Chains

The right design and displays can steer customers to more merchandise and keep them shopping longer.

Carol Tice

· 6 min read