Author Archives: WeddingMarket

Hagerty Launches “DriveShare” – A Peer-to-Peer Enthusiast Car Rental Community

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Hagerty, the world’s largest network for people who love cars and collectible vehicles, today announced it has acquired Classics&Exotics, the nation’s only peer-to-peer online marketplace for classic cars, and relaunched it as DriveShare by Hagerty. “DriveShare gives people an...



U.S. News & World Report Reveals the 2017-18 Best Romantic Getaways

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — U.S. News & World Report, publisher of Best Hotels and Best Cruise Lines, today released its rankings of the Best Romantic Getaways. The annual rankings highlight 12 destinations across the United States that are ideal for romantic getaways. Napa Valley, California, with its rolling vineyards, cozy wine...


Maggie Sottero Designs Celebrates Twenty Years in Bridal Industry

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Maggie Sottero Designs (www.maggiesottero.com) celebrates its 20th year as a leading wedding dress designer this fall. Established in 1997, the company revolutionized the industry with its signature corset closure. The debut Maggie Sottero collection solidified the Sottero family’s multigenerational involvement in the bridalwear industry...


How To Prepare For Protest Demonstrations and Weddings

This past Saturday,  white nationalist gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia and demonstrators lined up to counter protest.  One person was killed during the protest and at least one wedding location had to be changed. One wedding planner who doesn’t want to be disclosed said that...



Destination Weddings Report Details 2017 Trends and Statistics

WAYLAND, MA (PRWEB) JULY 20, 2017 Destination Weddings Travel Group, the leader in the destination wedding industry, has released its annual report with the latest statistics and trend forecast for 2017. “This year’s report reflects exciting growth in our market,” says John Walsh, President of...



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...