The fashion discovery platform announced on Tuesday that it has hired Ming Yang as its first managing director of China, signaling its official entry into the market and the start of an ambitious expansion plan.
Net-A-Porter is bringing together a selection of sustainable fashion brands under a new platform called Net Sustain. Launching with 26 brands and 500 products, the edit will also include beauty products from next year.
Kering, owner of brands including Gucci, will tighten its grip on its e-commerce operations, focusing on its own branded sites to sell its luxury products or ventures where it can control its image and client data.
Joules was firing on all cylinders again in the latest year, helped by US and German growth, fast-rising e-tail sales and holding its nerve on pricing, despite a tough backdrop impacting many of its sector peers.
Farfetch launched its ‘Farfetch Communities’ initiative earlier this year with content curated by influencers, and now the shopping platform’s latest move involves content created in collaboration with brands.
On Wednesday, May 29 online luxury menswear retailer Mr Porter announced the imminent launch of a summer T-shirt collection designed in collaboration with 17 contemporary brands, such as Carhartt and Undercover.