U.S. e-marketplace StockX recently raised $110 million in capital. FashionNetwork.com met in Paris with its co-founder and CEO, Josh Luber, who explained the site’s ‘stock market of things’ concept and future projects.
There may be a certain amount of scepticism around big company commitment to sustainability, but the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) said its members sourced more than 1m metric tonnes of Better Cotton in 2018.
Four months ago, reviewers looking ahead to the February edition of London Fashion Week Men’s all stressed these would be the final menswear shows in London before Brexit. Until Theresa May's deal died in Westminster.
Farfetch is still loss-making as it invests in growth and that growth is certainly explosive at present with revenue surging as it adds brands and customers, and launches new developments at a frenetic pace.
Browns is focusing heavily on sneaker culture this month with the lunch of its Sneaker Beast event that sees an exhibition of rare sneakers from giant specialist marketplace Stadium Goods, as well as other initiatives.
Two of the biggest names in luxury retail are now working together with Farfetch saying on Tuesday that it’s linking up with Harrods and will be the luxury department store’s global commerce platform provider.