Retailers and brands addressing the 16th annual ICR XChange in Orlando this week have had plenty of prescriptions for the flulike symptoms of excessive promotions and depleted margins experienced during the holiday season.
The need to expand globally and through e-commerce was a nearly universal goal among the executives participating. Yet a number cited better use of technology to accelerate their supply chains and better address the desires of customers with a wider range of options, whether they be those presented by mobile devices or fast-fashion retailers.
Alberta Ferretti's "Rainbow Week" sweaters are back. The designer closed her #MFW show with a few day-of-the-week sweaters, which first debuted on the catwalk last January as part of the pre-fall 2017 collection. #wwdfashion (📷: @delphineachard)