The social network last week launched a new service that enables users to buy and send gifts to friends through Facebook — an indication of the company’s larger e-commerce ambitions. Gifts will be tied into Facebook’s birthday reminders, which will urge users to send gifts to friends’ Timeline pages. The move wasn’t a total surprise considering that Facebook in May bought Karma, a gift-buying start-up, for $80 million.
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)