Wanelo

  • Wantworthy Debuts Fresh, A Mobile Companion Featuring New Arrivals From Your Favorite Stores

    Wantworthy Debuts Fresh, A Mobile Companion Featuring New Arrivals From Your Favorite Stores

    Wantworthy, the 2011 TechStars NYC grad which offers an online shopping tool for tracking products you want to buy, is making its move to mobile with the debut of a new app, which also has a new name: Fresh. Unlike Wantworthy.com, which is somewhat utilitarian in nature, Fresh is more of a companion app to its parent website, as opposed to an attempt at re-creating the Wantworthy experience… Read More

  • Personalized Shopping Startup The Hunt Adds Tyra Banks As Investor

    Personalized Shopping Startup The Hunt Adds Tyra Banks As Investor

    The Hunt, a website designed to help shoppers find specific items to buy online, has added Tyra Banks to its list of high-profile backers. This is not the first time Banks has expressed interest in the tech startup community. The former model added an investment sector to the Tyra Banks Company, Fierce Capital LLC, and told Betabeat she would have liked to have invested in startups such as… Read More

  • Internet Mall Wanelo Gets Personal With Wanelo 3.0

    Internet Mall Wanelo Gets Personal With Wanelo 3.0


    If anything on the Internet is like a mall right now, it’s social shopping site Wanelo. Call it the Pinterest for products or the Twitter for products or the whatever for products, the platform is starting to leave “X for X” territory and become its own thing like Madonna or BeyoncĂ©. Search Twitter for Wanelo and you get stuff like this. Read More

  • Pinterest For Products Wanelo Raises At North Of $100M

    Pinterest For Products Wanelo Raises At North Of $100M

    You wouldn’t think that a Pinterest where you can buy stuff would be one of the hottest Series A deals of the quarter, but it was. Wanelo, a site that allows you to bookmark items that you like, and, this is crucial, allows you to buy those items via direct links from the site, has been the prettiest girl at the party for the past month or two, while it completes its raise. Read More