Inc Well | Small Business Advice for Chicago Entrepreneurs
A how-to blog for Chicago business

Nordstrom Acquires Chicago's Trunk Club

Email
|
Print

    NEWSLETTERS

    Trunk Club attempts to take the hassle out of clothes shopping for men.

    Chicago startup company Trunk Club is now in the hands of national retailer Nordstrom.

    It's not clear how much Nordstrom paid for the company, which is located in River North.

    Men's Fashion at Trunk Club

    [CHI] Men's Fashion at Trunk Club
    24/7 Chicago receives fashion help from some top stylists. (Published Monday, Nov 29, 2010)

    Trunk Club is an e-commerce business that offers personal stylists who hand select clothing for men.

    The company has raised several millions of dollars in venture capital funds and is expected to continue operating independently while receiving support from Nordstrom.

    CEO Spotlight: Trunk Club

    [CHI] CEO Spotlight: Trunk Club
    Trunk Club CEO Brian Spaley and COO Rob Chesney discuss how their Chicago-based business has found a niche among male shoppers, finding the right investor fit, utlizing technology and the keys to attracting good employees. (Published Thursday, May 3, 2012)

    According to the New York Times, the company may start carrying lines from Nordstrom and customers may have access to tailors at the departments stores.