NEW YORK — Gone are the days when consigners had to lug pre-worn and vintage wares in hopes that the local resaler would accept and resell items. The sector is now one of the fastest growing in e-commerce.
A slew of digital consignment Web sites have popped up — like The Real Real, Material Wrld, Vaunte and Closet Rich — that both streamline the secondhand shopping process and broaden the customer base.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)