H&M’s Swedish and German e-shops are trialling the sale of third-party brands, among them Lee, Wrangler, Fila, Superdry, Crocs and Eastpak. A full-scale test for a group that generates a third of its revenue online.
The French department store group, owner also of La Redoute, Royal Quartz Paris, Louis Pion, Mauboussin and BazarChic, has hired Sandra Weber, a corporate finance expert formerly with Swiss retail group Rallye.
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.
During Paris Fashion Week, showroom for up-and-coming brands Designers Apartment shone the spotlight on 13 innovative brands working to make a name for themselves in an increasingly competitive and harsh environment.
Nicolas Houzé, CEO of Galeries Lafayette and BHV for over 6 years, talks about his career in the family group in the latest LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork podcast (in French), and also about his vision of luxury retail.