Yoox Net-A-Porter has cut the ribbon on a new tech hub at its headquarters near Bologna, Italy. The facility will be home to 250 employees, who will be tasked with pushing the group’s shopping experience forward.
Italian outerwear maker Moncler said on Thursday it had launched a carbon-neutral down jacket made with plant-based fabrics, reflecting luxury customers’ increased interest in environmentally friendly products.
Independent fashion retailer M&Co has seen a 27% increase in average order value (AOV) and a significant reduction in returns since implementing smart fit and size recommendations on its e-commerce site.
Diversification, licensing and retail expansion, these are the strategic priorities for the Italian fashion label, which is about to enter China and is launching its first watches line in partnership with Timex.
The cinema aims to further expand the range of innovative experiences at the high-end store. Selfridges said this is the first time a department store anywhere in the world has permanently opened such a facility.
The luxury label has created the case for the League of Legends world championship trophy, awarded on Sunday in Paris, while Nicolas Ghesquière designed the outfit of Qiyana, one of the video game’s characters.
Adidas plans to close high-tech factories in Germany and the U.S. it launched to bring production closer to customers, saying on Monday deploying some of the technology in Asia would be "more economic and flexible".