By the end of the year, Amazon will account for almost half of all U.S. e-commerce sales, according to new research from eMarketer.
By every metric that counts, the Jeff Bezos-led Amazon is the giant of online retail. That’s no secret, but even breathless retail experts might be stunned by the marketplace’s gonzo numbers: After drilling into the marketplace’s various product categories, eMarketer projected that Amazon will generate $258.2 billion of U.S. e-commerce sales this year, amounting to growth of almost 30 percent over 2017. The company closed out last year with roughly 44 percent of the market.
“I’m looking forward to jumping into the creative process and exploring fashion through a different lens,” said actor Michael B. Jordan exclusively to WWD about becoming the first face of @coach ‘s men’s business. Not only will the actor appear in its global ad campaigns, but he will also create a capsule with designer Stuart Vevers. Tap the link in our bio to learn more. #wwdfashion
“The name of the show is GP — giant pockets,” said Karl Lagerfeld pre-show, in his backstage meeting room at @Fendi to Bridget Foley. @Bellahadid was one of the many famous faces who graced the catwalk including @Gigihadid, @Adwoaaboah, and yes, even @Kendalljenner. #wwdfashion
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“We are obsessed with Fendi and we want to share this obsession,” said CEO Serge Brunschwig to WWD. @Fendi will be releasing a new capsule collection Oct. 16 centered around the Fendi/Fila logo created by Instagram artist @Hey_reilly. Further proving the logo trend isn’t going anywhere. Link in our bio for more details. #wwdfashion