resale

Ebay ranks first in the May 2019 U.S. resale rankings, in partnership with SimilarWeb, at 659.1 million total visits.

Retail

As eBay Dominates Resale Web Traffic for May, These Sites Are Gaining Ground

SimilarWeb crunched the data to reveal the top U.S. resale sites for May 2019, based on traffic.

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Project Blitz

Street Style

To Price a Yeezy: A Day in the Life of a RealReal Streetwear Appraiser

It’s not an exact science with The RealReal senior valuation manager Sean Conway’s secret formula, gleaned from years working retail.

clock June 17, 2019Kari Hamanaka

reCommerce, re-commerce, resale, Amazon

Retail

What It Takes to Crack the Top 10 Amazon Resellers

Meet reCommerce, the 9th largest Amazon reseller in the U.S. WWD spoke with the cofounders to learn what it takes — to successfully resell.

clock June 14, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Patagonia, resale, mail-in, trade in, re-commerce

Retail

Patagonia Creates Mail-in Trade-in Initiative

Wednesday, Patagonia launched a mail-in trade-in incentive program for its used clothes, or “worn wear.” Here’s what the initiative means.

clock June 12, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Depop shared an image on Instagram of a community member's hair art, showcasing their love for the app. (@keashldn)

Retail

Behind Resale’s ‘Power Sellers’

Grit, determination and, increasingly, a web of logistical intermediaries and marketplace platforms power the resale industry.

clock May 15, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

No.29 cofounders Erin Allweiss and Melody Serafino

Business Features

Ask an Agency: Green-Washed or Authentic?

What’s trending in sustainability, according to No. 29 cofounders Melody Serafino and Erin Allweiss, who only do business with brands of impact.

clock May 10, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

A look inside the store on Melrose Place.

Retail

Rebag to Open Its Sixth Store

The luxury handbag reseller announces its third store in California, its sixth store overall, after its $25 million funding round in February.

clock May 10, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

The resale market might be retail's next big disruptor.

Financial

Retail’s Latest Disruptor: The Resale Industry

Here’s what we know about the fast-growing channel.

clock April 30, 2019Kellie Ell

Retail

H&M Subsidiary to Start Trialing Secondhand Sales Next Week

A six-month collaboration between & Other Stories and a Swedish secondhand platform has ramifications for the way bigger brands approach consumers’ growing appetite for resale.

clock April 12, 2019Cathrin Schaer

Street style tokyo Japan

Retail

Secret’s Out: Vintage Shows Go Mainstream — Especially This Weekend

A Current Affair, Manhattan Vintage Show and others have operated for decades. Now they capture the zeitgeist that is secondhand.

clock April 5, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

Arrow

Essentialist

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Inside Zadie & Voltaire store.

Business

EXCLUSIVE: Zadig & Voltaire Names Arnaud Louet CFO, Deputy CEO

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Social Studies