Category Archives: Retail

Shawn Ward + Detroit = Williamson Sporting Goods

Shawn Ward To Launch Luxury Sporting Goods Manufacturing In Detroit Maybe you’ve heard of DTNY or Shane & Shawn Shoes. Well, one half of this dynamic duo has headed home to launch two businesses in Detroit. His first venture is … Continue reading

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Shop Detroit | DITNB Pop Up Store

Detroit Is The New Black | Store Opening “Roslyn Karamoko, founder of Detroit Is The New Black (DITNB), is opening a pop up store at 1426 Woodward in downtown Detroit this week that will have her t-shirt line and other … Continue reading

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Sherlock Bones | Ben Bacal Advertainment

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Detroit | New Nike Community Store

Detroit Nike Store Champions Community Action “Sport is a cornerstone of our state pride,” explains Tom Izzo, Michigan State University head coach and Basketball Hall of Famer. “Fostering early, positive experiences with physical activity is incredibly important for young adults, … Continue reading

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Raw For The Oceans | Plastic Denim

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MAMUT | New Shoes For Plastic Bottles = Clean Beaches

In Uruguay, Customers Can Pay For Shoes With Plastic Bottles Uruguayan shoe brand MAMUT are accepting plastic bottles as payment for their summer line — in an effort to help clean up local beaches. It is heartening to see recycling … Continue reading

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thanx | Consumer Loyalty Point Program

Service Offers Loyalty Points Without All The Cards Thanx enables consumers to collect loyalty points by simply registering their existing credit card. Loyalty cards can be more annoying than they are useful, taking up vital real estate in already-bulging wallets … Continue reading

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Sharetribe | Internet Peer-to-Peer Marketplace

Everybody’s Online Marketplace Sharetribe helps small businesses create online eCommerce without coding. Peer-to-peer marketplaces have exploded over the past decade, thanks to platforms such as eBay, Etsy and Airbnb. But their success relies upon feature-rich websites that most  small businesses … Continue reading

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John Varvatos Store | Detroit

Check out an article about John Varvatos and his new store here. Learn more about the Schwankovsky Temple of Music here. Photo Credits | Detroit Public Library, Burton Historical Collection, Google Maps, Haute is Magazine

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Like That Decor | Visual Search App

Visual Recognition App For Purchasing Furniture Like That Decor is a visual search app that presents consumers with items similar to uploaded photos. Like That Decor is a visual search app where consumers select items from a gallery or a … Continue reading

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