The Daily Digest

  1. The New Bazaar: Online Shopping Catches On in India

    “At first, Kunal Bahl and his high school buddy Rohit Bansal had modest ambitions for their online shopping …More

  2. Fashion Insiders Said Their Pseudo-Controversial Ads Are Boring Us All

    “Unfortunately, it seems that outrage provoked by fashion advertisements is a finite resource that’s all but …More

  3. Made For You: Prada’s Customised Shoes and the Rise of Personalised Fashion

    “Tailor-made brogues, customised silk scarves, monogrammed trunks – personalisation is big news at luxury …More

  4. Spanx Stretches Into New Territory with Jeans, But The Promised Magic is Elusive

    “The Spanx empire of stomach-flattening, thigh-slimming, jiggle-reducing foundation garments has expanded to …More

  5. Workout Clothes With High-Tech Twist Sell Briskly

    “Gym shirts made of Kevlar. Underpants featuring ‘anti-odor technology.’ No-sweat briefs. Lycra …More

Amazon to Invest Extra $2 Billion in India as E-Commerce Race Heats Up

Amazon shipping warehouse | Source: Reuters Inc. on Wednesday said it will invest a further $2 billion in India just a day after the country’s largest e-tailer Flipkart attracted $1 billion of fresh funds, raising the stakes in a nascent but fast-growing e-commerce sector.

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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 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 may 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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