1. Everyone knows that sustainable and social practices are better for the environment and workers - but as it turns out, sustainability is also good business for the fashion industry, according to a new report.
2. What the at-home styling boom means for the beauty industry
Last month, StyleSeat, the online platform for independent beauty stylists launched in 2011, added former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick to its board. It’s the latest in a continuing trend of beauty companies built on the “Uber for” model.
3. Amazon opens showrooms in model homes to demo, sell smart home products
Today, Amazon is taking the next step forward in that strategy: it’s launching a new chain of showrooms it’s calling the Amazon Experience Centers across Lennar model homes to demo and help sell its smart home devices, Amazon Dash Buttons, and other consumer electronics services such as streaming Prime Content with Fire TV.