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Amazon In Talks to Purchase Net-a-Porter

WWD has learned that Amazon is engaged in “ongoing talks” to buy Net-a-porter, which could command a valuation of up to 2 billion euros, or $2.19 billion at current exchange.

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SF Start-up Aims to Reset E-commerce Model

Lyon + Post officially launched Wednesday with an online strategy to sell women’s contemporary clothing in a way that more closely resembles the in-store experience.

Mobile Shoppers Want More

An Accenture survey found that less than half of consumer were pleased with ease of mobile purchases.

Online Consumers to Reach 1.6 Billion by 2018

The number of consumers buying online is projected to reach more than 1.6 billion by 2018, opening new opportunities for digital sales of apparel, according to a United Nations report.

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Combatant Gentlemen to Expand HQ, Open Showroom

The brand has big plans to dress the Millennial male with Hugo Boss quality at H&M prices.

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Revolve to Launch Wedding Shop

It’s set to launch on its site Wednesday a dedicated bridal section, called The Wedding Shop.

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Revolve to Launch Shoes on Heels of Alliance Apparel Deal

Revolve, which brought Alliance Apparel Group into its fold in a deal revealed Friday, will enter the footwear fray come spring and is on a revenue trajectory that — if consistent — could have the company hitting $1 billion in the next few years.

Fame & Partners shifts its strategy with a revamped website aimed at attracting Millennials.

Fame and Partners, Asos Team

Asos has teamed with Australia-based custom dress e-tailer Fame & Partners on a capsule collection due out in April.

Plus-Size Retailer N Brown Warns on Full-Year Profit

N Brown Group Plc, a British online and catalog-based plus-size apparel retailer, cut its full-year profit forecast for the second time, after a challenging autumn season.