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The New York Times

Dia & Co on bringing a personal touch to plus-size fashion

Thursday, February 8th 2018

Dia & Co's Nadia Boujarwah knows personally that shopping for plus-size clothes can be difficult. But it was only while she was a student at Harvard Business School that she realized something else: The lack of options presented a commercial opportunity.

TechCrunch

Mirror raises $13 million for virtual fitness classes

Tuesday, February 6th 2018

Mirror is debuting an at-home device that looks like a mirror, but also lets you see the instructor and classmates for fitness routines like barre, yoga, boxing and Pilates.

Digiday

Swatch taps into esports by sponsoring Drone Racing League's drone racers

Wednesday, February 7th 2018

In 2018, DRL, or the Drone Racing League, plans to host seven races, all of which will include Swatch branding.

Bloomberg

Soylent bolsters East Coast expansion with move into 7-Eleven stores

Monday, February 5th 2018

The move marks the brand’s biggest attempt to expand beyond its California roots. For the first time, Soylent Co.’s bottled drinks, which pack 400 calories and are pitched as meal replacements, are now available in stores on the East Coast.

AlleyWatch

Furnishare raises $2M to solve the New York furniture crisis

Friday, February 2nd 2018

Moving presents its own set of challenges with the considerations of if your furniture will fit in the new place, leading to a constant buying and selling of furniture and bedding for many New Yorkers. This is where Furnishare comes in.