Past UTR Presenter Flint Raises $6M in Series B

written by dealmaker on October 25, 2013 in eCommerce and Funding and Under The Radar with no comments

Congratulations to Flint on raising $6 Million in their Series B Round led by Digicel Group. Flint presented at our Under the Radar Conference in November 2012 – See their presentation HERE. Company Description: Flint is the mobile payments company that is Read the Rest…


Linkable Networks Presents at Under the Radar

written by bethburgee on November 16, 2012 in eCommerce and Mobile and Startups and Under The Radar with no comments

Launched 2011, Boston, MA Twitter: @linkables Website: http://linkablenetworks.com/ In case you missed it, here is their company profile: Company Description: Linkable Networks is the only card-linked offer company with the ability to provide discounts at the SKU-level. The company’s card-linked offers are Read the Rest…


CoffeeTable Presents at Under the Radar

written by bethburgee on November 16, 2012 in eCommerce and Startups and Under The Radar with no comments

Launched 2011, San Fracisco, CA Twitter: @shopcoffeetable Website: http://coffeetable.com/ In case you missed it, here is their company profile: Company Description: CoffeeTable, the App Store’s #1 catalog shopping app for the iPad, aggregates leading retailers and boutiques into a single app for Read the Rest…


An insider's guide to pitching e-commerce companies

written by bethburgee on November 8, 2012 in eCommerce and Startups and Under The Radar with no comments

If you’re a startup wondering what it takes to get in front of major players in the e-commerce space,  we have a blog post for you. We got the inside scoop from three tech-hunters high up in the ranks of Read the Rest…


3 Tips on How to Partner with Facebook

written by bethburgee on October 30, 2012 in eCommerce and Under The Radar with one Comment

I was able to snag Abheek Anand, Product Manager over at a little company called Facebook for a chat yesterday afternoon. Abheek is an old friend of Dealmaker Media – having presented his company Tagtile at Under the Radar in Read the Rest…


How to Partner with Qualcomm in the Mobile Space

written by bethburgee on October 26, 2012 in Cloud and eCommerce and Industry Trends and Mobile and Under The Radar with no comments

I was lucky to get a few minutes with Albert Wang from Qualcomm Ventures to ask some questions about Under the Radar, the mobile industry and startups. Here’s what I uncovered: What sort of investments are you making in startups Read the Rest…


A Baker's Recipe for the Mobile Wallet

written by bethburgee on October 4, 2012 in eCommerce and Industry Trends with 3 comments

Hello, my name is Beth and I have a chunky wallet. What I’m about to share is shocking. It might even make The Taploid. I confess to you the innards of my wallet (see photo above). Today, I ask for Read the Rest…


The Finger is Mightier than the Pen

written by bethburgee on August 15, 2012 in eCommerce and Mobile with no comments

*The views of this blog are not necessarily shared by Dealmaker Media, unless they are true or are written with a certain degree of wit. When in a café the other day, it was clear that the familiar “cha-ching” of Read the Rest…


Personalization + Beer = TrunkClub

written by HeidiIsern on July 12, 2012 in eCommerce and GROW with no comments

Brian Spaly, Founder of Trunk Club, has made fashion easy for men.  With a curated approach, his team of stylists create packages of clothes based on customer’s personal preferences and then ship them out.  Trunk Club, started in 2009, now Read the Rest…


Is Pinterest the New "Black" For Retailers?

written by HeidiIsern on June 13, 2012 in eCommerce with no comments

  According to an article in Apparel News, consumers follow retailers more on Pinterest than any other social network.  Consumers follow an average of 9.3 retail companies on Pinterest compared with an average of 6.9 on Facebook and 8.5 on Twitter. This Read the Rest…