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Amazon Tops Stores Magazine’s Favorite 50 Shopping Sites

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WASHINGTON-Amazon.com once again finished first on Stores magazine’s Favorite 50 list of top shopping websites. Rounding out the magazine’s top 10 were walmart.com, ebay.com, kohls.com, bestbuy.com, macys.com, target.com, jcpenney.com, sears.com and google.com. This year’s list was notable for the first appearance of wayfair.com, the home furnishings site, which finished 43rd. Zulily.com, which sells home furnishingsMore »

Last updated: September 11, 2014

Wayfair Debuts Designer Trade Services

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BOSTON-Home furnishings website Wayfair has launched Wayfair Designer Trade Services, a program that offers designers access to products available from wayfair.com, AllModern and DwellStudio. The new membership service enables designers, interior decorators and other trade professionals to shop across more than 7 million products and 12,000 brands. It also provides exclusive volume discounts; loyalty rewards;More »

Last updated: March 19, 2014

Wayfair Raises $157 Million in Financing

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BOSTON-Online retailer Wayfair has raised $157 million in equity financing as it seeks to invest in its portfolio of home brands. The company obtained the cash through Series B financing, which is the second round of financing for a business from private-equity investors or venture capitalists. It was led by funds and accounts managed byMore »

Last updated: March 10, 2014

Wayfair Posts 55 Percent Revenue Increase for 2013

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BOSTON-Online home retailer Wayfair reported total 2013 revenue of $915 million, 55 percent ahead of 2012’s revenue, according to a company statement. The company benefited from steady growth in its home brands throughout last year, along with strong holiday sales in the fourth quarter. Niraj Shah, CEO and Wayfair’s co-founder, said the company had expectedMore »

Last updated: January 31, 2014

Wayfair.com Tabs Fleisher as CFO

Michael Fleisher

BOSTON-Michael Fleisher has been named chief financial officer of wayfair.com. In his new position, Fleisher is in charge of the home furnishings website’s financial affairs. He reports to Niraj Shah, CEO and co-founder of wayfair.com. Fleisher succeeds Nicholas Malone, who has been named the site’s chief administrative officer, overseeing finance, legal affairs, human resources andMore »

Last updated: October 21, 2013

Joss & Main Names Toms General Manager

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BOSTON–Joss & Main announced the promotion of Paul Toms to general manager. In his new role, Toms will lead day-to-day operations and drive Joss & Main’s growth strategy in the flash sale market. Prior to his promotion, Toms served as senior director of marketing for Joss & Main, leading member acquisition, member engagement and productMore »

Last updated: September 6, 2013

Wayfair.com Purchases DwellStudio

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BOSTON-Online retailer Wayfair.com has swung a deal for DwellStudio, the catalog and e-commerce lifestyle retailer and wholesaler. A purchase price was not disclosed. DwellStudio sells upholstery, casegoods, furniture and textiles. It will operate as a stand-along brand joining Joss & Main and AllModern.com under the Wayfair umbrella. A Wayfair statement said its “core strengths” inMore »

Last updated: August 2, 2013