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HOT 100 2015 RETAIL STARS: Kiyan Foroughi

HOT 100 2015 RETAIL STARS: Kiyan Foroughi

“Most entrepreneurs don’t realise that it’s a marathon, not a sprint,” explains Kiyan Foroughi, who’s seen his business Boticca.com partner with Wolf & Badger in recent months. He continues: “The new website and content strategy lay the groundwork for future growth now as part of the Wolf & Badger brand and omni-channel strategy. We’re always

Boticca CEO and founder Kiyan Foroughi explains Wolf & Badger move in newsletter

Boticca.com founder and chief executive officer Kiyan Foroughi has explained more about the merger of his website with Wolf & Badger in an email letter to subscribers and customers.  The merger, which takes place this week, will see Wolf & Badger acquire Boticca.com, creating a multi-channel retailer for independent designers and brands in the luxury

Boticca targets Christmas spend with #GiftAStory

Online marketplace's multichannel campaign runs online and on Tube. Boticca has launched its #GiftAStory Christmas campaign – the company’s first multichannel advertising drive, running online, through video content and on the London Underground. Rolling out on November 18, the campaign is a major move for the online jewellery and accessories retailer, utilising video content, social

Boticca named finalist in Growing Business Awards

Online jewellery business in the running for Retail Hero award. Boticca has been named a finalist in the Retail Hero category at Real Business’ Growing Business Awards, in recognition of its "outstanding, growing business in the retail sector". The awards, held in association with Lloyds Bank and supported by the CBI, will take place on

Boticca reveals rebrand and executive appointments

Jewellery marketplace also partners with DHL to offer global shipping. Boticca has today unveiled a new website and rebrand, as the business continues its development in becoming a global online jewellery marketplace. The London-based business has also announced new senior staff appointments, with directors set to be named for its fashion and brands, and PR

Sian Bostwick creates exclusive Boticca collection

Fairytale-inspired pieces feature intricate mouse motifs. By Sarah Louise Jordan Sian Bostwick has created an exclusive fairytale-inspired silver jewellery collection for online marketplace Boticca. Inspired by the Finnish fairtyale The Princess Mouse, Bostwick’s The Mouse Princess collection includes five silver pieces set with amethyst, garnet and pink tourmaline gemstones and delicate mouse motifs. Prices start

How Boticca became the world’s local jeweller

CEO Kiyan Foroughi on his journey from Wall Street to worldwide. From investment banking to winning investment, Boticca chief executive and co-founder Kiyan Foroughi has come from outside of the industry to build a leading online jewellery and accessories marketplace. He discusses finding a gap in the market, international expansion and UK shoppers’ jewellery choices.

Boticca launches first non-English website

Jewellery marketplace pushes into France with Boticca.fr. London-based online jewellery and accessories marketplace Boticca has expanded into France with the acquisition of L’Atelier De La Mode and the launch of a French website. The launch of Boticca.fr is the company’s first non-English language website. Boticca has closed down the L’Atelier De La Mode site and

Boticca secures $4 million round of new financing

Online jewellery site plotting new market expansion with backing. Online jewellery and accessories retailer Boticca has today secured a second round of investment totalling $4 million (£2.6m), which will be used to grow its team and help the company enter new markets. The company, which launched in late 2010, has secured cash from UK-based venture