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What's Trending in Women's Apparel? 4 Things to Know for Promo
October 20, 2021 at 11:30 am

Pajama pants and basketball shorts were the hottest looks of the summer last year. But now that offices are reopening and business travel is starting up again, we’re going to need to think a bit about our wardrobes—or maybe rethink them entirely. Here’s what that means for the women’s apparel category...

Spotify's Latest Merch Move Is a Win for Artists (and a Bigger Win for Shopify)
October 21, 2021 at 12:04 pm

Spotify and Shopify already had a few things in common—both are huge names in their respective online niches, both have extremely similar names that make proofreading articles about them a pain. But now, they have another thing in common: They're working together—and it seems like a win for everyone involved...

Oatly's Latest Apparel Collection Is a Big Step Forward for Sustainable Branded Merch
October 20, 2021 at 11:11 am

You might remember Oatly from that weird Super Bowl commercial everybody hated, but the brand wants to be known for more than just oat milk and jingles. It wants to be known as a “sustainability company that happens to make oat milk and merch,” and its latest branded apparel collection is a step toward that goal...

Reddit's Ambitious New Branded Merchandise Plan Has Major Expansion Potential
October 19, 2021 at 10:22 am

Reddit launched a pilot program that will allow individual subreddits to host their own branded merchandise stores on-platform, with proceeds from sales going toward each subreddit's operating expenses. The initial launch includes just six subreddits, but the company indicated it could expand if things goes well. Reddit is home to 2.8 million subreddits in total...

Debt Relief Startup Uses 'Squid Game' Business Card Designs for Terrifying Ad Campaign
October 18, 2021 at 1:15 pm

A debt relief startup has been drawing on the theme of Netflix smash hit "Squid Game" for a self-promotion that feels a little bit on-the-nose. People in New York and Miami might have found one of 10,000 business cards with the same three symbols as on the show, but with the message on the back saying “There’s a better way to get out of debt”...

Port of Los Angeles to Begin 24-Hour Operating Schedule, Joining Long Beach
October 13, 2021 at 3:14 pm

President Biden announced today that, after discussions with the White House, the Port of Los Angeles will begin operating on a 24-hour basis, hoping to alleviate some of the cargo backlog that has overwhelmed West Coast ports and put strain on U.S. industries. FedEx and UPS are also reportedly working toward 24-hour operations...