The Daily Digest

  1. Etsy Aims to Raise $100m in IPO

    “Etsy, the online craft goods marketplace, has filed to go public on Nasdaq, planning to raise at least …More

  2. Men’s Clothing is Outpacing Cameras, Computers, and Beer in Growth of Online Sales

    “The rise of the new male fashion consumer—and with it the emergence of lumbersexual, #menswear, and …More

  3. American Eagle on Top as A&F Struggles

    “In the battle between once-fashionable US teen retailers, American Eagle seems to be coming out on top.” …More

  4. A Fashion Magazine’s Successful Business Model (Hint: It’s Free!)

    “Herein lies the strength of Stylist: It’s something of quality on paper for the Internet generation who are …More

  5. New Designers Turn to Nudity to Make a Splash at Paris Fashion Week

    “Nudity is a favorite tool of designers — particularly the young ones — who are under pressure to find ways …More

David Zhao of Shangpin Says Convince Yourself Before Convincing Others

Shangpin founder and CEO David Zhao | Source: Courtesy

David Zhao, founder and CEO of Shangpin, reveals how he fended off China’s three online giants — Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, collectively known as B.A.T. — to become one of the country’s most successful pure-play fashion e-tailers.

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Christophe Lemaire Says Cohesion and Teamwork Are Most Important

Sarah-Linh Tran and Christophe Lemaire of Lemaire | Source: Courtesy

After years dividing his attention between his own label and his work for other brands, Christophe Lemaire is set to give the freshly rebranded ‘Lemaire’ his full attention, with co-designer Sarah-Linh Tran and managing director Bastien Daguzan at his side — and a collaboration with Uniqlo to boot.

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