Fabletics has had incredible success in the last three years. They have managed to create a business that has done $250 million in sales since they started. Kate Hudson is the face of the company as well as being one of the co-founders. Fabletics is a subscription service that offers athletic wear to their subscribers. In exchange for a monthly fee the customer is given a variety of items to choose from. Customers can select a single item from their monthly boutique which is covered by the subscription fee.
The company is able to compete with other retail giants because of their unique and effective business plan. They combine technology, convenience, and great prices to create a site that really attracts customers to their products.
Fabletics is currently opening brick and mortar locations. There are sixteen locations already open and several more are in the works. The thinking behind this strategy is called the reverse showroom technique. They have physical locations open where customers can come and visually inspect their apparel. They then can try the item on and ask any questions to the sales representatives in the store. The store does not, however, offer the best price for the item. The online platform is where the real value comes into play. They can only get the item for the best price if they register with the online site and then sign up for the subscription service. In this way, they are able to become actual competition for retail giants such as Amazon. Their methods are creating a real advantage that rivals sales on the largest retail sites.
Fabletics is a pioneer in the athleisure trend that has taken the country by storm. They pride themselves in being able to offer all inclusive selections that combine style and economy. They offer high-quality clothing that compares to many of the most expensive brands. People everywhere have discovered the convenience and value that Fabletics can bring to their lives with their subscriptions service. They take the headache out of trying to find outfits that are stylish and fit properly without taking up a big chunk of their busy day. If the customer wants to see the item in person then the option is there with the addition of the brick and mortar locations.
Fabletics also offers a line of swimwear that stays in place and is made of the same comfortable fabrics that their workout clothing is made from. They even have comfortable evening wear that features tummy control and built in bras. Fabletics allows people to obtain quality workout wear without having to spend time shopping. They present the customer with selections that are based on their own personal style wich saves both time and money.
There’s a big buzz going on in the fashion and entertainment worlds concerning the upcoming Fyre Festival in the Bahamas. This high-end music festival is scheduled to be held on a private island named Fyre Cay over two weekends in late April and early May of 2017.
Fyre Cay is a picturesque island loaded with beaches that is a one-hour commute from Miami. The Fyre Festival is expected to bring many of the world’s top musicians, models, artists, and chefs together to share a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
On each of the weekends that the Fyre Festival takes place, festival attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a real treasure hunt. More than $1 million dollars worth of treasures, including cash and jewelry are expected to be provided in these hunts. Read more: Fyre Festival | Facebook
According to Amp The Mag, The Fyre Festival is billed to be completely different from any music festival the world has ever seen. Ticket-holders will be flown by private plane from Miami to Fyre Cay, where they will be able to indulge in a luxurious lifestyle for the weekend.
Besides having access to a multitude of concerts, the ticket holder will be provided with nice sleeping accommodations, plenty of delicious foods, and lots of fun activities. Learn more about Fyre Festival: http://www.bravotv.com/blogs/Fyre-Festival-Bahamas-Alessandra-Ambrosio-Bella-Hadid-Hailey-Baldwin
Although the official entertainment lineup for the Fyre Festival has yet to be announced, the event is organized by musical superstar Ja Rule, and is expected to draw some of the world’s biggest rap, rock, and pop artists.
Oncotarget is a peer-reviewed medical journal on oncology. It is published weekly. The editors-in-chief of Oncotarget are Andrei Gudkov and Mikhail Blagosklonny. Blagosklonny is a professor of oncology at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute and has conducted research on anti-aging and cancer. Gudkov also works at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute and is the Senior Vice President of Basic Research. They founded the paper in 2010. It is recognized as one of the top journals in the world.
Oncotarget now publishes articles on multiple disciplines including pathology, aging, autophagy, immunology, and microbiology. This is because the editors noted that some other fields are connected to oncology. Oncotarget is an international journal and accepts papers from all over the world.
Oncotarget was the first to publish the article that showed the adverse effects of e-cigarettes on oral health on DovePress.com. This came as a shocker to most since it was previously thought that it was the cigarette smoke that was harmful to the health of smokers. The study showed that vapors from the e-cigarette cause stress in the cells because of the inflammatory proteins that are released. It is this stress on the cells that may lead to oral diseases. The paper at https://twitter.com/oncotargetjrnl also showed that the damage was worse when one used flavored e-cigarettes.
Another article that was published by Oncotarget was on MET amplification and whether it was a potential therapeutic to gastric cancer. The scientists on Facebook started out by determining the prevalence of MET amplification. They used a PCR-based copy number and then confirmed the result using FISH analysis. They performed the test on samples that were obtained during surgery. The tests showed that there was a prevalence of less than 2% which means that MET amplification can only identify a small number of patients who respond to MET-TKIs. The test also showed how PCR copy numbers could be used to determine the people who will require MET-amplification to be done on them.
The mission of the journal is to spread scientific results widely and fast. This is made possible because it is released online and it is open-access on scijournal.org. This means that anyone can access it from anywhere around the world. Scientists from Japan published the paper on MET amplification.