Category: Media Coverage

Lessons Learned: Million-dollar Jeweler Launched with $300

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Robin Weber started his jewelry website when he was 18, with $300 from selling his high school textbooks and from tutoring classmates. He now runs a multi-million dollar business. In 1996, at 10 years old, Weber, who grew up near Stuttgart, Germany, migrated with his parents to Belleair Bluffs, near Tampa, Fla. Born into a […]

An e-tailer of many parts solves an inventory management problem

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Gearhead.com offers 1.5 million SKUs, replacement parts for many brands of motorcycles, snowmobiles and recreational vehicles. And it often orders parts only when customers order them. Here’s how it’s automating that complex process. Gearhead.com LLC offers 1.5 million SKUs. But it only stocks best sellers, and orders other items when customers place orders on its […]

Baltimore e-commerce firm awarded $500,000 through InvestMaryland

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A Baltimore e-commerce software provider has received $500,000 under the state’s InvestMaryland program. SalesWarp, founded in 2009, will use the funding to grow its line of products including its Spark product which that offers e-commerce management through cloud hosting. The company currently has 12 employees and plans to double that number by the end of […]

6th Street Paves Way For Expansion With Funding Round

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A Baltimore startup that helps retailers manage their online business has snagged $1.2 million in funding and is looking to raise another $6 million as it prepares for a major expansion. 6th Street Inc. will seek the additional funding this year as the company ramps up hiring, looks for more customers and finds larger quarters […]