Lauren Covello Archive
Published March 22, 2012
In the same way that they buy Snickers and Skittles, shoppers in Los Angeles can just as easily buy a new set of skivvies.
Published March 15, 2012
Pen enthusiasts are alive and well – and neither the weak economy nor the new iPad seem to have smudged their passion.
Published February 23, 2012
Today's shoppers appear to be more deal-focused than ever, which poses an interesting conundrum for luxury retail brands, for whom discounting has always carried a stigma.
Published February 02, 2012
While the rest of us gorge ourselves on hot wings and $2 beers, football fans with fat wallets may choose to indulge in the finer things this Super Bowl weekend.
Published January 26, 2012
Scott Morrison's latest line of high-end jeans represents a return to the early days of jean making, at a hefty price.
Published January 19, 2012
At a time when business cards seem less relevant than ever, one company is peddling business cards that cost an average of $1,500 a piece.
Published January 12, 2012
Virgin Galactic has managed to sell more than 470 tickets to space – each with a $20,000 minimum deposit – without setting any sort of launch date.
Published December 29, 2011
Designing fish tanks is a sink or swim business. No one knows that better than Martin Schapira, the 29-year-old cofounder of Okeanos Aquascaping, a high-end aquarium and pond design firm based in New York City.
Published December 15, 2011
You may not know it yet, but the dotcom world is about to become a dot-anything world – and it’s likely to impact the way you use the web.
Published November 18, 2011
One company is helping to fund the removal of illegal assault rifles in Africa by selling high-end, custom jewelry made from AK-47s.