Is Primark About to go Online?

During the opening of its largest ever retailer store in Birmingham Primark's CEO Paul Marchant, told reporters the company was evaluating the opportunity in adopting a click-and-collect strategy — where goods ordered online are collected in person from stores. Primark at present has no online presence apart from a large following on social media with …

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Is Renting Apparel the New Buying?

American Eagle Outfitters recently started testing a new apparel rental service called "Style Drop". The service lets subscribers, who pay $49.95 per month, rent three articles of clothing at a time. The products can then be swapped out an unlimited number of times throughout the month. Shipping is free, and subscribers don't need to wash the clothes …

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The Kors Versace Deal and the Establishment of America’s First Luxury Group

A few weeks ago it was announced that American fashion brand Michael Kors has snapped up famed label Versace for $2.1 billon, taking over one of the last independent Italian brands. Kors has made most of his money in the mid-market, with a large presence in shopping malls. The brand has a strong focus on accessories ranging …

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Golden Globes 2018 #Times Up

This year's Golden Globes was different to all previous, not only because of the sea of black that it presented but most importantly because it marked the beginning of the TIME'S UP campaign. The campaign has secured support from over 300 award-winning actors, directors, and producers such as Reese Witherspoon, Shonda Rhimes, Eva Longoria and …

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