The Daily Digest

  1. Holy Month of Ramadan is a Big Boon for Retailers

    “Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on …More

  2. How The CFDA’s Acquisition of the Fashion Calendar Will Change Fashion Week

    “After 69 years under Ruth Finley’s control, the Fashion Calendar — the official schedule of fashion …More

  3. At Long Last, a Universal Shopping Cart for the Web

    “The abandoned shopping cart is an e-commerce entrepreneurs’ nightmare. More often than not, shoppers browse …More

  4. British Fashion Goes Where Food Failed in America

    “Tesco’s Fresh & Easy was a flop, Marks & Spencer’s foray was an expensive failure and Sainsbury’s …More

  5. RCA Names Dagworthy’s Successor

    “The Royal College of Art has named Zowie Broach as head of fashion at the celebrated institution.” …More

In Japan, Used Luxury Goes Mainstream

The RealReal Japan sells used luxury goods by designer brands, such as Chanel and Louis Vuitton | Source: The RealReal Jp

The luxury resale market has long lacked easy and trustworthy services. But with the former head of Louis Vuitton Japan heading up one of the country’s leading luxury resale platforms, this problem seems to have been solved. JapanConsuming reports.

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Streetwear’s New Guard

Influenced by the likes of both Raf Simons and Supreme, a new wave of streetwear brands are blending fashion-forward design, the authenticity of street culture and a luxury-like positioning to build emerging businesses.

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Top 10 Campaigns of the Season

From amongst the multitude of Autumn/Winter advertising campaigns currently hitting fashion glossies, Internet forums and social media platforms around the world, from Facebook to Tumblr to Pinterest, The Business of Fashion picks the Top 10 Campaigns of the Season. Which fashion campaigns struck a chord with you this season?

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L’Oreal Chairman Dons Lipstick to Highlight Digital Push

L'Oreal's Makeup Genius app | Source: L'Oreal

PARIS, France — When Jean-Paul Agon put on makeup at a L’Oreal SA board meeting last month, the biggest surprise wasn’t how the French company’s chairman looked in its lipstick, blush and eyeshadow. It was how easy it was to take it off.

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LVMH Results Send Chill Across Luxury Goods Sector

Christian Dior, the luxury goods group, is the main holding company of LVMH | Source: Reuters

The outlook for the luxury goods industry darkened on Friday as poor results from industry leader LVMH showed how the strong euro and political protests in Hong Kong were major factors curbing spending by Chinese and Russian customers.

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