LONDON — Condé Nast International has made its biggest e-commerce investment to date, leading a $20 million round of funding into Farfetch.com, an online marketplace for high-end, independent fashion boutiques worldwide.
CNI, a division of Advance Publications, has made its move alongside existing Farfetch investors Advent Venture Partners, Index Ventures and e.ventures. Farfetch has annual sales of $129 million and works with 250 stores in 17 countries.
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