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A journey towards launching my fashion label: Whole9yards

A journey towards launching my fashion label: Whole9yards

Founded in 2014, Whole9Yards is an international womenswear label headquartered in Singapore. Its collections are intrinsically feminine grounded by touches of urban and grunge. The label inspires to bring contemporary femininity to the streets. WJ had a conversation with Widelia Liu(WG’18), the CEO and founder of Whole9yards and got to know the story behind it.

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Date My Closet – the Airbnb for Fashion!

Say bye to buy! Date My Closet is a peer to peer designer fashion rental platform for the urban Indian woman, which actualises aspirations affordably and lets fashion pay you back. DMC was recently launched in India by co-founders Sakhi Gandhi (WG’17) and Siddharth Shah (WG’17). WJ got together with Sakhi to know the story

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Summer Star(tup): Burrow

Burrow is a direct-to-consumer sofa company that manufactures and sells high-quality, designer sofas for a fraction of the price of comparable retailers. Founders, Stephen Kuhl (WG’17) and Kabeer Chopra (WG’17) started Burrow at Wharton. We asked Stephen Kuhl to share the Burrow story with Wharton Journal: Did you come into Wharton knowing that you want

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The Millennial Economy

With a fantastic lineup of speakers including Next Step CEO Blair Brandt, CEO Umang Dua of Handy, Co-Founder Luke Sherwin of Casper, and Gabby Etrong Cohen, the SVP of PR & Brand Strategy at Soul Cycle, The Millenial Economy Panel at Wharton on 18th February 2016 had some great lessons for potential entrepreneurs. Here, the most interesting things we picked

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Cube26 CEO on the Opportunities and Challenges of Running a Startup in India

Saurav Kumar is the CEO of Cube26, an India based technology startup building smart services and products. Last week we sat down with the entrepreneur who came to speak at the Wharton Tech Conference about the challenges of running startup in emerging markets and the startup boom in India.   What is cube26 all about?

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Q&A with the Winners of the Penn Design Challenge

What is the premise of the Penn Design Challenge and what was this year’s challenge? The Penn Design Challenge is a competition that brings together students across Wharton, Penn Design and Penn Engineering to apply design thinking toward real world problems. The Wharton Innovation & Design Club (ID) partnered with American Express and innovation accelerator

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