Ann-Marie Alcántara is a retail reporter for Adweek, focusing on direct-to-consumer brands and ecommerce. She's cataloged the rise of DTC brands as they disrupt retail and how incumbent brands are fighting back. Previously, Ann-Marie was an assistant tech editor at PopSugar, where she covered consumer tech. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, BuzzFeed and more.
Alexis Ohanian on why he believes in what Ro is building and how he’s making sure a good culture is part of it.
Ben Lerer, one of the premier investors in the DTC and media space, on what’s changed in the industry.
This is how the next wave of DTC brands will need to evolve in order to be profitable.
The DTC brand has unique advantages as it expands beyond footwear.
Orangina is under new ownership, and with it, the drink returns to its original recipe.
Chloe Park, design lead at Lyft, started out in journalism but found a new career path in Silicon Valley.
It's the latest live event to be scrapped due to health concerns.
Studs, a new upstart in the piercing space, is expanding to Hudson Yards.
Winky Lux, a DTC beauty brand, is coming to Target shelves as the retailer continues to scoop up these relationships.
Bark is entering the health and wellness category for dogs, starting with a dental kit.