From Avon to Weed: The Past, Present, and Future of the Subscription Box

Between 2014 and 2017, the number of visitors to subscription box websites increased 800 percent. In the United States alone, there’s an estimated 5.7 million subscription box shoppers. The business model is not a new one, but the relatively recent advances in ecommerce and delivery has substantially boosted its popularity. Though some say the “fad” has “peaked,” there are still around 500 types of subscription boxes to choose from. Where did the subscription box model spring from? And what does its future involve?

Beauty comes knocking

In New York City in 1886, Avon was “The Company for Women.” While men worked all day, women stayed back tending to their home and children. These women needed a means of feeling sexy and alive, and sweet-smelling perfumes made that happen. Though founder David H. McConnell wasn’t a woman, it didn’t take him long to understand that his side hustle beauty products … Read the rest

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Why They Are The Best People Than You: Wedding Planners

Wedding planners are those people who plan your weddings. When you hear this word you think you can also do their work or have been doing for years, so what is new it, wedding planners? In one word it can be said, they are those people whose job is to plan weddings. It is their job and we do it when we need it, means when any wedding happens in our family. But wedding planners do it all the time. So this time you also might be thinking or questioning yourself, “what’s the difference in it?” It is simple. They are more experienced than us in this job, and they can plan any wedding financially wise rather than us. You can check this if you don’t admit to this claim that wedding planners always make. But when you really compare your wedding budget and their planned wedding budget, you get … Read the rest

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