Can COVID-19 Ease the Resistance to Buying Hard Luxury Online?

The pandemic did not stop the upward trajectory of online sales for watch and jewelry, as both categories are thriving at Farfetch, Net-a-porter, Moda Operandi and Threads Styling.

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José Neves on Growing Farfetch Through COVID-19

The ceo said the luxury platform would continue to pick up market share and help support fashion during the disruption.

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Fashion Features

Sparkling Through Screens: Virtual Party Attire During Lockdown

Designers and retailers weigh in on dressing up for virtual parties.

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Farfetch Raises a Further $350 Million in Debt Via a Private Placement

The platform raised an initial $250 million in January from Tencent and Dragoneer.

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Jose Neves, Farfetch Founder & CEOWeb Summit 2017, Lisbon, Portugal - 07 Nov 2017

Marketing and Promotion

Farfetch Dream Assembly Announces New Lineup of Start-ups, Goes Digital

For its fourth cohort, which will be executed digitally, the start-up accelerator will support eight companies focused on the digitization of commerce.

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Fashion Trends

31 Quirky Home Decor Items to Elevate WFH

A roundup of quirky, shoppable home goods to hopefully brighten spirits and elevate WFH.

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Fashion Features

Amy Powney on Shaping Fashion’s Sustainable Future, One Instagram Pledge at a Time

Mother of Pearl’s creative director is widening her sustainability mission with her new platform Fashion Our Future and a collaboration with high-street retailer John Lewis.

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Business Features

Too Many, Too Confusing: What Does the Future Hold for Eco-Labels?

Today’s unruly crop of eco-labels are puzzling customers and proving too expensive and time-consuming for manufacturers to apply for. But as the sustainability certification sector evolves, solutions are emerging.

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Jose Neves, Farfetch Founder & CEOWeb Summit 2017, Lisbon, Portugal - 07 Nov 2017


José Neves Sees Farfetch Resilience in COVID-19 Storm

The ceo said Farfetch’s online luxury platform is both helping merchants and a stable base for an unstable time.

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The Future of Digital Fashion Brands in the Era of Coronavirus

Many were born online and don’t have to worry about massive store closures. But will they have enough cash to outlive the virus?

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Farfetch Furthers Sustainability Mission With Climate Conscious Deliveries

The global marketplace is introducing climate conscious delivery as part of its “Positively Farfetch” sustainability initiative.

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Will the Direct-to-Consumer Shift Accelerate Post-COVID-19?

As brands experience delayed payments and order cancellations from wholesale partners, the need to take control and invest in their own sales channels is becoming more prevalent.

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The apps developed by Chanel and Farfetch.


Qubit Is Helping Retailers Move Product and Drive Sales With Personalization 

Targeted product recommendations are helping to ease supply chain woes.

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Britain's Prince Charles and Camilla Duchess of Cornwall, tour the new Tech Hub, with Chief Executive of Yoox Net-a-Porter Group Federico Marchetti and Alison Loehnis, President of Net-a-Porter.

Business Features

Life Under Lockdown: Boon, or Bubble, for Fashion E-tailers?

Will the spread of COVID-19 make online shoppers of everyone, and transform e-tailers’ fortunes?

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European Online Stores Launch Early Spring Sales

The measure might generate a price war and negatively impact the already suffering brick-and-mortar business.

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Galeries Lafayette Reopens Boulevard Haussmann Flagship

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