Fashion Business | September Edit

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Fashion Business | September Edit

 
via WGSN

via WGSN

Future Consumer 2021 White Paper | WGSN

“In the face of social and political turmoil, consumers are reacting in positive ways – and they expect brands to do the same…”

by WGSN

 
via Supply Chain Dive/ Emma Cosgrove

via Supply Chain Dive/ Emma Cosgrove

Why are fashion supply chains so wasteful? | Supply Chain Dive

“In design and production, which are within the purview of fashion companies’ operations, fabric, trim and other materials necessary to design and finish garments are discarded at a level that would seem untenable for other industries…”

by Emma Cosgrove

 
via The Fashion Law / Celine

via The Fashion Law / Celine

10 Things You Might Not Know About Instagram (and its Use of Your Photos) | The Fashion Law

“With more than 500 million users active on the platform on a daily basis and more than 25 million businesses maintaining accounts on the platform, here are some key things to know and understand about Instagram’s terms, how the platform really works, and what that has to do with you, your photos, and your brand…”

by Hayleigh Bosher

 
via Vogue Business / Alamy

via Vogue Business / Alamy

The unsustainable cost of free returns | Vogue Business

“E-commerce return rates have spiked 95 per cent in the last five years. Happy Returns forecasts that the value of returned goods will rise from $350 billion in 2017 to $550 billion by 2020 in the US…”

by Jessica Schiffer

 
via McKinsey & Co

via McKinsey & Co

Ready to ‘where’: Getting sharp on apparel omnichannel excellence | McKinsey & Co

“Tectonic forces are roiling the apparel landscape, overcoming companies that can’t keep pace with digital competitors or the customers whose behaviours and expectations are evolving faster than ever. Six out of ten people now use at least one digital channel in their shopping journey for an apparel garment, which has major implications for physical stores…”

by Holly Briedis, Tyler Harris, Megan Pacchia, and Kelly Ungerman

 
via The Fashion Law / The RealReal

via The Fashion Law / The RealReal

Resale Players Continue to Boast About the Segment's Ability to Overtake Fast Fashion | The Fashion Law

“The resale market has grown faster – 21 times faster – than the traditional apparel market over the past three years, and is expected to fully outpace fast fashion within the next ten years…”

by The Fashion Law

 

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