Shopping Site Debuts in Teeth of Recession

Schachter, Ken
November 2008
Red Herring;11/11/2008, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on a shopping site launched by iStorez, a startup backed by Norwest Venture Partners. The said site lets users browse according to store promotions or their horoscope or personality type. iStorez aggregates the results from online shopping search engines, including Yahoo Shopping, TheFind and NearbyNow, and more than 500 individual brands and retailers such as Polo Ralph Lauren and Gap, and then seeks to tailor the results to the shopper.


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