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Kate Spade goes through transitions

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Kate Spade fans are still recovering from the news that all Kate Spade Saturday and Jack Spade stores will be closing. In the latest KS news, they’ll be relieved to know that it is not all bad. Kate Spade & Company will open 50-55 new stores in the next year, and they finished 2014 with excellent sale figures. The company’s ...

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Online marketplace Etsy to go public

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Etsy, the online marketplace for individuals to buy and sell handmade goods has filed an S1 form, meaning they’ve filed for an initial public offering. In the past few years, Etsy’s revenue has increased at major rates, with very little losses. The company went from $74.60 million in 2012, to $195.59 million in 2014, and has the necessary funds needed ...

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Stance banks $50 million to give you luxurious socks

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Stance, an online luxury socks company, just raised $50 million in Series C funding. August Capital led the round and existing investors Menlo Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Sherpa Ventures, Science and Mercato Partners  also invested in the round. New investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers along with notable angel investors Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat shooting guard and actor Will Smith, also ...

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HoneyBook banks $22 million to help people party well

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When people think of fashion, clothes may be the first thing that come to mind, but people often forget that there are people behind those clothes, and people who love to party, at that. One integral part of fashion is entertaining, and HoneyBook, an event planning service for the folks behind planning these events just raised $22 million in a ...

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