Author Archives: WeddingMarket

WeddingWire Accelerates International Expansion With Footprint In India

CHEVY CHASE, Maryland, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — WeddingWire, the leading global online marketplace connecting engaged couples with event professionals, announced today it has entered the next phase in its expansion into India by opening its country headquarters, located in Gurgaon. India’s market, growing aggressively at 25 to 30 percent per...


Alfred Angelo What Went Wrong?

Alfred Angelo started in 1933 and would become a leading manufacturer, wholesaler, and retailer of bridal apparel. Up until about a week ago.   What went wrong?   First, Angelo got involved in retail. Instead of going into different unserved markets, the company placed themselves...


Alfred Angelo Could Have Avoided This

On June 29th G&C Arbor Investors filed a complaint against Alfred Angelo for tenant eviction and damages for their corporate offices. Alfred Angelo’s Board Of Directors held a meeting to take steps to file bankruptcy on July 10, 2017. Three days later, Alfred Angelo files for...


Doob 3D Replica Printing For Weddings

What is a Doob?   A doob is a 3D printed replica of you, your friends or loved ones; often times even pets.  They capture our loves and passions, and are perfect for celebrating life’s special moments.   What year was the business started?...


How to Market to Bridechillas with Aleisha McCormack

This is the Transcript of the #WeddingMarket Chat on July 12, 2017 with Aleisha McCormack from The Bridechilla Podcast. The answers were made on Twitter so responses will appear different. The Bridechilla Podcast is hosted by comedian, author and virtual bridesmaid, Aleisha McCormack. Each week,...


AllSeated Disrupts the Event Space with Virtual Reality

San Francisco, CA – Event tech giant AllSeated releases the first ever Virtual Reality experience for event planning. The company, which provides free collaborative planning tools to 10 percent of all corporate and social events in the U.S., will now help its 100,000+ users experience...



Mid-Life Brides Spend More Than 18 Billion Dollars

By Lisa Joiner Midlife brides and grooms (age 40 and over) represent 35% of all weddings in the U.S. each year, and yet the fashion and bridal industry have not woken up to the power of the Silver Spend. They’re missing out on mid-lifers,...


Gala Unveiling & Ribbon Cutting At The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa

Hilton Head Island, SC (June 30, 2017) – The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa recently hosted a star-studded unveiling ofThe Grand Ocean Terrace; a new all-glass oceanfront event venue on June 27th, 2017.   The final piece of the resort’s $40 million renovation, this stunning event venue sets a new standard for...