Topic: Gilt Group

So, Susan, What's Your Video Plan for AOL?

Portal needs to decide how much original series are a priority

So AOL has named Susan Lyne CEO of its brand group. This move is intriguing for numerous reasons. Among them are: How many CEOs can one company have? AOL already…

Starbucks' Heavy Metal

Gilt deal offers $450 stainless steel loyalty card

Whether Starbucks coffee is anything special is a matter of opinion, and yet the brand clearly has many caffeine addicts hooked. But are they willing to fork over $450 to replace…

Klout Looking for Clout With Brands

Mysterious influence-measurer rolling out +K button in June

Get ready for another social button to populate pages across the web. Klout—a startup that rates users’ online influence somehow based on their Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Google+, LinkedIn activities and…

Gilt City Launches Vertical for Affluent Tykes

Can it weather the current daily deals storm?

What do you buy the sophisticated urban child who has everything? How about Baby Boot Camp classes? Manicures? Mandarin lessons? Responding to an apparent gap in the market for exclusive, custom-tailored…

10 Baby Groupons Make Their Own Plays

Deal site clones explode across the Web

Groupon’s success at buffing a digital sheen onto a classic boiler room sales operation has spawned an explosion of clones. With a business plan so simple, it’s no wonder a…