While organization and communication still need work, collections by younger, emerging designers showed promise.
The panel was made up of Lumine’s chairman Yoshiaki Arai; Hiroyuki Kondo, president and ceo of Mash Holdings, and Susumu Sasaki, president and ceo of Jun Co.
The Swedish streetwear brand believes retail is alive and well — provided brands create energy for consumers.
The company’s founder discussed what she called her five “Mecca maxims” for connecting with customers and growing a successful retailer.
The ceo described the company’s approach to physical-digital and digital-physical to create a retailer with a global reach.