NEW YORK — How is it that SmartBargains.com has just secured $9 million in fresh funds, when so many e-tailers are struggling simply to survive?
Perhaps it has more than a little to do with the online off-pricer’s robust performance projections for the full year, in which it expects its volume to run up more than fourfold, surpassing $50 million, and its bottom line to be in the black for the fourth quarter. Further, the net profit trend is one that Carl S. Rosendorf, chief executive of the 22-month-old Web site, anticipates will continue throughout 2003.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"