NOV 01, 2018
No longer do luxury brands only have to worry about other luxury brands as competition for the same set of consumers. Now, Nike is a direct competitor with Gucci, and Burberry is going after the same customer as Adidas.
OCT 31, 2018
Ulric Jerome, the CEO of luxury fashion retailer MatchesFashion, joined Glossy+ members for a Slack Chat on October 30. The e-commerce veteran discussed how the company is approaching physical retail, competing in the crowded online luxury space and tackling the Chinese market.
OCT 26, 2018
For shoppers, the contemporary category's longstanding value proposition of “quality clothing at accessible price points” is losing out to the speed, beliefs, backstories and cachet being offered by direct-to-consumer brands and those at farther ends of the price spectrum.
OCT 26, 2018
British luxury fashion brands’ popularity in the U.S. market continues to grow. According to a new report from Walpole, the British organization dedicated to the export of British luxury around the world, the export of British luxury goods to the U.S. jumped up by more than 8 percent in the last year, bringing the U.K. closer to toppling France and Italy as the top luxury exporters to the States.
OCT 22, 2018
Burch spoke with Glossy about the current wave of copycat brands and the first-to-market companies he’s interested in now.
OCT 12, 2018
Outsiders are changing the fashion industry. That was the theme that resonated at Vogue’s second annual Forces of Fashion conference on Thursday, which reflected the fashion industry as it stands.
OCT 10, 2018
Just after New York Fashion Week, Heyman shared a typical day in her life, which included breakfast with her three kids, concepting pre-fall 2019 styles and a wardrobe change for an evening event hosted by Jessica Seinfeld.
OCT 09, 2018
A deep look at the programming for Vogue’s second annual Forces of Fashion conference on Thursday and it’s clear the title has taken a decidedly more digitally-native and Instagram-friendly bent to its signature event.
SEP 28, 2018
It’s no longer enough for a fashion brand to be just that: a brand. They have to be retailers. Brands up and down the fashion ladder, from Michael Kors to Milly, from Alice + Olivia to Theory, from Acne to Vince, from Burberry to Gucci, are focusing business efforts not on their wholesale partners but on direct retail channels.
SEP 27, 2018
Frederic Court, managing partner of VC fund Felix Capital, which he founded in 2014, has a good track record when it comes to sniffing out the next big lifestyle brands. Speaking with Glossy, he shared what he’s learned what building his portfolio, and where he sees fashion going in the years ahead.
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