Kaspien Raises $13.5MM in Equity Funding!

I’m excited to announce that Kaspien has raised $13.5MM in equity funding from the public markets through Aegis Capital. This fundraising round comes at a pivotal point in our journey as Kaspien transitions from our “Growth” phase into our “Scale” phase.  As CEO of a mission–driven company, I like to start my conversations with our mission statement, which is to […]

Kaspien Adds Day Parting to Amazon Advertising Software 

We are proud to announce that Day Parting is now available in our Amazon campaign management software, AdManager. Day Parting enables Amazon advertisers to schedule pay-per-click (PPC) ads to run only during the days and times that deliver the best results. The Day Parting feature also displays performance results for multiple key metrics broken out by day and time, helping guide users’ strategy.   AdManager is one of the […]

Kaspien Now Selling on Target.com Through Target Plus Program 

Kaspien Now Selling on Target Plus Marketplace

We are excited to announce that we are active on Target.com! Kaspien is one of the only third-party sellers currently approved to sell on Target.com. We are selling on Target.com as a Target Plus partner.  “The average revenue per listing on Target.com during Q4 2020 was 9x what we saw on Walmart’s marketplace.”  What is Target Plus?  Target Plus is a third-party company that sells and ships […]

Kaspien Unveils New Mission Statement to Guide Aggressive Growth 

A company’s mission statement should concisely and compellingly explain what that company does. It should be the “why” for every business decision made by the company as a whole and individual employees.   As we embark on our most aggressive growth phase yet, we recognized the need to bring our “why” into sharper focus. Today, we are excited to unveil our new mission statement:   “To optimize and grow brands on today’s […]

Kaspien Adds Scott Allen as Chief of Staff to Support Aggressive Growth Phase 

  We are happy to announce that Scott Allen has joined our company as our new Chief of Staff! Allen is a 21-year Air Force veteran with a background in strategic leadership experience and guiding large teams through operational execution. He will report directly to our CEO, Kunal Chopra, and will focus on streamlining Kaspien’s strategic initiatives, overseeing program management, and communicating objectives between departments.  “Kaspien is experiencing a period of immense growth, and we need an individual to champion strategic initiatives across our expanding team,” […]

Kaspien Reaches a Billion Dollars in Lifetime Revenue on Ecommerce Marketplaces

Throughout the rise of the ecommerce marketplaces, millions of sellers have emerged, but few have endured long along to reach a billion dollars in lifetime revenue. Kaspien is pleased to announce that, this week, we reached this milestone. “One billion in lifetime revenue represents a significant milestone in the history of our company,” said Brock […]

2020 in Review and Our Vision for 2021

Kaspien 2020 in Review

2020 has been a year like none other. As we approach its end, I want to take a moment to review all that we’ve achieved in this remarkable year. None of it would have been possible without our partners, who trusted us to get through this year together. Thank you for your partnership. Here’s to growing together in the new year!  What We Planned  In December 2019, […]

Kaspien Adds Lisa Meisenbacher as Chief Technology Officer 

Kaspien Inc. Is thrilled to welcome Lisa Meisenbacher as their new CTO of Software Engineering, Product Management and Data Engineering. Lisa has extensive technical executive leadership experience and brings over 20 years of experience in software development, enterprise cloud computing, SaaS architectures, and predictive analytics to Kaspien. Her breadth and depth of experience and proven leadership will help Kaspien continue to evolve as […]

Introducing Kaspien – etailz Rebrands to Launch Next Era of Growth for Partners

etailz rebrands to Kaspien

Today, we’re thrilled to announce that we have rebranded from “etailz” to “Kaspien.” Our parent company, Trans World Entertainment, has also rebranded to Kaspien Holdings, consolidating the two brands into Kaspien.  Even more important than streamlining the corporate structure, this rebrand also reflects the next era of our journey. Our company has been evolving ever since our founding in 2008. We grew from a niche third-party seller of eco-friendly products into a top […]

Ep. 17: etailz Rebrands to Kaspien to Launch Next Era of Growth

https://youtu.be/IuWzuIrqYrkOn September 3rd, 2020, etailz officially rebranded to Kaspien. In this exciting episode of Master the Marketplace, our CEO, VP of Human Resources, and Creative Director sit down to discuss the rebrand, including why we decided to rebrand, how we’re honoring our heritage as etailz, and the meaning behind the new name, logo, and colors. […]

Kaspien Announces New 7th Leadership Principle

etailz diversity and teamwork

Like many successful companies, Kaspien has a set of guiding principles that we use to inform our strategy across the organization. I established six “leadership principles” for us when I joined the company:  We are Partner-Obsessed   We are Insights Driven   We Deliver Results for our Partners  We Innovate on Behalf of our Partners   We are Simple in our Approach   We are Owners  […]

The Importance of Inclusion

I hope you are all staying safe and doing well through these unprecedented times. We are thankful now more than ever for our strong Kaspien community who has banded together during the tough times that have occurred throughout 2020. The pandemic has left many people and businesses throughout the nation in a very challenging place, […]