Right now, women account for less than 8% of Lamborghini buyers. But the company is hoping that its first-ever SUV—planned to launch as a 2018 model—will help expand the appeal of the storied Italian brand, luring more female buyers. [Read more…] about Meet the Woman Helping Lamborghini Sell More Vehicles to Female Drivers
HSN, the multi-channel retailer formerly known as the Home Shopping Network, has tapped tech entrepreneur and former Facebook exec Randi Zuckerberg to help reach an increasingly important demographic: millennial women. [Read more…] about HSN Taps Randi Zuckerberg to Sell Tech to Millennial Women
Can’t take another round of “The Wheels on the Bus?” Maybe you’d prefer to send your baby off to the Land of Nod with Rihanna’s “Umbrella” instead. [Read more…] about How David Lee Roth’s Sister Brought Rock & Roll to Kids’ Music
Walking onto the floor of the New York International Auto Show, gearheads will no doubt be dazzled by the rows and rows of glossy cars, trucks, and SUVs. But for those keeping close tabs on trends in the auto industry, the more dazzling thing may be how many of those vehicles were designed or engineered by women. [Read more…] about Meet The Women Behind The Cars of The New York Auto Show
For women living in Israel’s handful of ultra-religious communities, career options are limited. Following the traditional path means marrying young and supporting large families on low-wage work as their husbands study the Torah, Judaism’s central religious text. With little connection to people outside their community and scant knowledge of the Internet—which is often restricted to all but a few sites in homes and schools—Orthodox Jewish women have traditionally worked as teachers and secretaries. [Read more…] about Tech Companies Are Finding a Place for Very Religious Israeli Women
Looks like some women are letting their biological clocks tick for just a bit longer these days.
More women over age 40 are having children, according to a new National Vital Statistics Report from the Centers for Disease Control. Here’s how it breaks down: For women 40 to 44, the birth rate ticked up 2% from 2013 to 2014. And while the stats for those aged to 45 to 49 held steady during that timeframe, more women over 50 had babies in 2014: 743 births, compared to 677 in 2013. [Read more…] about More Women Over 40 Are Having Babies