As many luxury brands struggle, we spoke to Sergey Arkhangelskiy, boss of Reality technology start-up Wanna – which is working with the likes of Gucci, Farfetch and Puma – and aiming for a 200% growth rate this year.
The ethical fashion retailer has announced that the Net-a-Porter founder has joined its board of directors, while Nike vet Sophie Bambuck has been appointed as the company’s first chief marketing officer.
The Milanese label’s looks for next winter are sparkling with jewellery, a collection streamed live on the D&G and Farfetch sites on Monday evening, with viewers able to pre-order items on the British luxury e-store.
David Morris has linked with Farfetch to sell jewellery online in a first for the firm and the sector with it saying it’s the first time an upscale jeweller has launched a High Jewellery collection via e-commerce.
Cross-border Commerce Europe, a cross-border commerce analyst, has ranked the top 100 most sustainable cross-border marketplaces in Europe. Top of the list, based on 10 factors, are Ebay, Etsy, Rakuten and Amazon.
AZ Factory, the fashion house led by Alber Elbaz that is the most widely anticipated new brand in the industry, is planning a talk show as well as exclusives on Net-A-Porter and Farfetch as part of its launch next week.
Off-White is launching its first capsule collection of fashion and accessories for men and women in China, which will be sold exclusively on an Off-White Official WeChat Mini Program, a newly developed project.