Student Startup Aersys Helps the Rutgers Makerspace Offer Contactless Pickup During the Pandemic

Aersys, a startup formed by college students from across New Jersey, brings automation to Rutgers University by installing a contactless pickup terminal at the Rutgers Makerspace, with plans to integrate drone and rover delivery in the coming years.  The Makerspace is a collaborative workspace for students and faculty. With a dedicated staff and partnerships throughout … Read more

Best Black Friday Mattress Sales 2021 Announced by Best Mattress Brand

With hundreds of mattress retailers to choose from, shopping for a new bed during Black Friday can feel overwhelming. To cut through the noise, mattress review website Best Mattress Brand has developed their list of the best Black Friday mattress sales of 2021.  Readers can save hundreds of dollars on the mattress of their dreams … Read more

New Products Platform for the Trulẽy Incredible™

TRULẼY INCREDIBLE™ Inc. is building an influential, two-sided products platform with a global reach for buyers and sellers of INCREDIBLE PRODUCTS®. The platform is being created to launch better products and influence purchase decisions by introducing products that are good for people and or our planet, providing distinction and a competitive advantage for product makers, … Read more

Sezzle Takes the Stress Out of Holiday Shopping

Sezzle, the only B Corp in Buy Now, Pay Later, is taking the stress out of the holidays by offering its interest-free financing to shoppers–while unlocking access to credit-building and thousands of great deals. Some restrictions may apply, for instance, the offer does not apply to shopping with in-laws or children under the age of … Read more

Unique and Legal Cannabis Gifts to Light Up the Holidays

Privy Peach is always looking for ways to spice up peoples lives (usually in the bedroom). This time around it is with an absolutely adorable and unique Holidays Around the World themed CBD infused bath and body line. Whether you are on the naughty list like Privy Peach, or the nice list, Privy Peach has a … Read more

Dec 1 & 3: Live Video Shopping With Local Purse to Buy Unique Christmas Gifts and Impact the World

Local Purse supports professional guides and cultural artisans around the world by providing personalized live video shopping experiences. Local Purse has partnered with Wanderful, a global lifestyle brand that specializes in helping all women travel the world – Join Local Purse virtually in China, Nigeria, and Peru on a special two-day live video shopping experience. Meet … Read more

Bidi Vapor’s ENDS Satisfies Adult Cigarette Smokers, Study Says

Bidi Vapor LLC, announced results of a newly published study that found its premium electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS), a disposable device branded BIDI® Stick, mimicked the blood levels of nicotine when subjects smoked their usual brand of combustible cigarette, potentially providing a satisfying alternative to cigarette smoking. In research published in November of 2021, comparative … Read more

Carro Raises $20M to Help Brands ‘Sell More, Together’

Carro, the leader in cross-store selling and influencer commerce, announced today the close of its $20 million Series B funding round. The round was led by Alpha Edison, with participation from PayPal Ventures, GC1 Ventures, Corazon Capital, and a number of individuals who use the Carro platform, including high-profile influencers and retail executives. The new funding … Read more

Website Monitoring Industry Report Highlights Importance of Preparing Online Stores for 2021 Holiday Season, a leading website performance monitoring tool, will be releasing its 2021 industry study to help websites and online stories protect against peak shopping surges this holiday season.  The company’s whitepaper comes at a critical time for online sellers grappling with significantly accelerated digital growth in 2020. Consumers spent $791.70 billion with U.S. merchants in … Read more

New Report Shows Only Half of Marketers See an ROI From Their In-Store Marketing Tech Investments

Raydiant, a full-service digital signage and experience platform provider, has released the findings from its State of In-Store Marketing report.  From Aug. 4-18, 2021, the report surveyed 228 U.S. marketing professionals who are directly involved with in-store marketing efforts at an organization with brick-and-mortar locations.  Bobby Marhamat, CEO of Raydiant, said, “The findings confirm our belief that in-store marketing is incredibly … Read more