Federico Marchetti is the reigning king of Internet luxury. Two years after fusing Net-a-Porter and Yoox into online giant YNAP, we caught up with Marchetti for an exclusive interview on how the merger is going.
Yoox Net-A-Porter Group has opened a new Tech Hub in London, which it says reaffirms its commitment to London and investment in the UK as well as its aim to double the size of its business by 2020 using tech such as AI.
Yoox is partnering with augmented reality camera app Lumyer in an exclusive deal designed to offer something extra to shoppers, put Yoox in front of new potential customers and differentiate it from rivals.
Isabel Marant is the latest designer name to link with luxury fashion e-tail giant Yoox Net-a-Porter and has launched an online store in a partnership deal as it seeks to make e-sales 5% of its total within two years.
The exchange of executives between luxury’s biggest online names continues with news that Paul Brennan is the new chief operating officer of Browns, the London luxury retailer that is now part of the Farfetch group.
Luxury fashion house Valentino has joined forces with e-commerce giant Yoox Net-A-Porter (YNAP) to launch a new omnichannel business model which will allow customers unprecedented, global access to its product offering.
Alessandra Rossi has been named President, Off-Season at YNAP. She returns to the firm to run the giant Yoox and Outnet units. Meanwhile, the company also announced a new focus on expansion in the Asia Pacific region.