Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE: FL), the New York-based specialty athletic retailer, announced today that it has made a strategic investment in Carbon38, taking a minority stake in the world's destination for women's luxury activewear.  The $15 million Series A funding round brings the total raised...

NEW YORK, United States — Unilever Ventures, the venture-capital and private-equity arm of consumer packaged goods conglomerate Unilever PLC, has secured a minority stake in prestige natural skincare brand True Botanicals as part of a more than $3 million round of seed funding that includes...

It took a long time, but the world of medical apparel is finally getting a check-up Anyone who has been to the doctor’s office has probably taken note of the pajama-esque attire modeled by healthcare professionals. One LA-based startup is leading the charge to help doctors,...

Time Inc., the New York-based publishing company with over 90 magazines in its stable, has announced the acquisition of a lifestyle, pop culture and beauty website called Hello Giggles. Though the terms of the deal weren’t publicly disclosed, the WSJ reports that one source puts...

Pittsburgh-based memory-keeping firm Forever Inc. has acquired the assets of a digital scrapbook training company. The deal helps to pave the way for Forever to launch its first overseas entity later this year. Financials were not disclosed in Forever’s purchase of pixels2Pages. But the six-year-old company...

Isn’t it crazy to think that less than four years ago, Carbon38 didn’t exist? I mean, I can barely remember a time when leggings and sneakers weren’t considered appropriate and legitimately fashionable attire for the office (okay my, office), for dinner and drinks—for just about...