Like.com, a four-year-old startup in San Mateo, CA, that created a “visual shopping” site underpinned by sophisticated computer vision has been acquired by Google, according to an announcement on Like’s website.
The Columbus based group has seen Q2 2010 revenue rise 8.5 percent in the quarter to $2.24 billion. One of its brands includes Victoria's Secret who announces its London flagship store opening for 2012.
Sainsbury’s and Mothercare will be among the retailers participating in the retail mentoring program at 2010’s BLE trade show. Legal, technical and financial questions will be answered. The show takes place 28-30 September at London’s Grand Hall, Olympia.