MILAN — Connecting the biggest European department stores in one group was Vittorio Radice’s “personal ambition,” and the vice chairman of La Rinascente is taking this aspiration one step further with the launch of a new network called Aux Villes du Monde and an innovative online shopping tool.
In order to support remote purchases, AVDM has introduced the On Demand service, which means customers connect with personal shoppers through WhatsApp, request the availability of the products they have selected and buy them through the accepted means of payment.
Exclusive: @tommyhilfiger has tapped 22-year-old actress @zendaya to be his newest collaborator and together they will launch a see-now-buy-now collection in February. Speaking to WWD about the project, the Spider-Man actress said: “Fashion is more than just wearing cool clothes. It’s a way to celebrate self-expression and individuality, which is extremely empowering. This is why I am proud to partner with Tommy Hilfiger.” Tap the link in bio for the full scoop. #TommyXZendaya #wwdfashion
Fashion is facing a blistering pace of technology, a complex economic backdrop, and shifting social mores, priorities, and lifestyles. WWD's annual CEO summit on Oct. 30 and 31, will be the meeting place for some of the sharpest minds in the business who will address how these forces affect a consumer. Speakers this year include Antoine Arnault, Virgil Abloh, Gabriela Hearst, and Olivier Rousteing. Tap the link in our bio to find out more. #wwdceosummit