Home Topics Retail Milk District business wins grant from American Express

Milk District business wins grant from American Express

-

Vintage clothing shop Etoile Boutique (Facebook | Website) in the Milk District has just been selected as one of ten nationwide recipients of the American Express Future of Shopping Small Grant Program.

The program was designed to support small business retail stores that work with new approaches to traditional business strategies and those that are looking to try new techniques. Etoile’s owner, Falon Quilen, will be using the $10,000 grant to invest in new technology and revamping her stockroom with a new shipping station and other improvements to accommodate in and out-of-state customers with a new personal shopping program.

Etoile pivoted to online sales during the pandemic and has been selling via their Instagram Stories.

Etoile Boutique is located at 2424 E. Robinson Street [GMap].

Become a Bungalower Buddy

Our award-winning local news website stays in business because of readers, like you. Support us by becoming a Bungalower Buddy today.

Brendan O'Connorhttps://www.brendanoconnor.me/
Editor in Chief of Bungalower.com

Have something to say? Type it below. Holding back can give you pimples.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Vintage clothing shop Etoile Boutique (Facebook | Website) in the Milk District has just been selected as one of ten nationwide recipients of the American Express Future of Shopping Small Grant Program.

The program was designed to support small business retail stores that work with new approaches to traditional business strategies and those that are looking to try new techniques. Etoile’s owner, Falon Quilen, will be using the $10,000 grant to invest in new technology and revamping her stockroom with a new shipping station and other improvements to accommodate in and out-of-state customers with a new personal shopping program.

Etoile pivoted to online sales during the pandemic and has been selling via their Instagram Stories.

Etoile Boutique is located at 2424 E. Robinson Street [GMap].