Posts Tagged ‘shopping’

At Work: The Smithery Offers Handcrafted Gifts, Showcasing the Process of Making It

At Work: The Smithery Offers Handcrafted Gifts, Showcasing the Process of Making It
Sometimes it feels like every career-move you make has led to one thing. For Anne Holman and Jen Townsend, that culminating event is opening the doors to The Smithery this Saturday, October 18th in Grandview. Anne Holman and Jen Townsend — Photo by Angela Fortin Studio Photography. “I had an...
October 17th, 2014 | At Work | Read More

Shoply App Creating New Shopping Experience

Shoply App Creating New Shopping Experience
If your keychain is full of loyalty cards and you’re tired of scrolling through your email for coupons at the check-out counter, a new app is aiming to make your shopping experience a bit easier. Organizing and optimizing loyalty cards, giftcards, personal coupons and a list of carefully curated...
September 11th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Tigertree Launching Mobile Retail Truck

Tigertree Launching Mobile Retail Truck
Short North boutique, Tigertree, is expanding with a mobile retail truck scheduled to be cruising the streets of Columbus within the next month. The truck will house Tigertree’s unique mix of cards, gifts, accessories, apothecary and home decor similar to what’s found in the brick-and-mortar...
June 13th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Black Friday Boosts Sales for Short North Shops

Black Friday Boosts Sales for Short North Shops
Local businesses are capitalizing on days that shoppers are already eager to be out and about. Special holiday shopping days like Black Friday, Small Business Saturday or Cyber Monday take a bit of a twist when it comes to small businesses. Locally-owned shops typically can’t offer as deep of discounts...
November 22nd, 2013 | Trendspotting | Read More

Columbus Startup Jifiti Receives Substantial Investment

Columbus Startup Jifiti Receives Substantial Investment
Rapid expansion is on the horizon for mobile gifting app Jifiti. The startup recently secured $2.5 million in investments from Simon Property Group, Schottenstein Stores Corp. and the Jesselson Group. Simon Property Group is the largest owner of malls in U.S. The app is designed to make the gift-giving...
August 5th, 2013 | Announcements | Read More

SeeMore merges in-store and at-home shopping using smartphone technology

SeeMore merges in-store and at-home shopping using smartphone technology
The first time Neal Applefeld read about augmented reality, he was captivated. The idea that digital content could be triggered in the live world fascinated him. At the time, the technology was just making the leap from desktop to mobile. After creating a toy with an integrated digital experience and...
May 14th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Jifiti makes gift giving easier

Jifiti makes gift giving easier
The Internet has dramatically altered the way we shop. Nowadays, with the click of a mouse, you can purchase just about anything your heart desires from the comfort of your own home. Though online shopping offers convenience (and affords retailers a nearly endless reach), the creators of Jifiti, a new...
January 7th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Celebrate Local moving to new storefront in January 2013

Celebrate Local moving to new storefront in January 2013
In the new year, Celebrate Local will have a new home at Easton Town Center. The shop, which sells a variety of Ohio-produced handmade and artisan goods, is relocating to a 2,943-square-foot space at 3952 Townsfair Way, located between Panera Bread and Restoration Hardware across from Crate & Barrel. Celebrate...
November 23rd, 2012 | Announcements | Read More