NEWS PICK: From Fashion To Billions, Evolution Of The Chinese Fashion Business Model

20% of the Chinese billionaires used the local fashion industry to build their wealth. The Chinese market is changing a lot though. The local brand awareness is growing and applying a “mechanical” growth by developing the distribution no longer works. Today fashion business newbies totally need to get a better understanding of branding and fashion. … More NEWS PICK: From Fashion To Billions, Evolution Of The Chinese Fashion Business Model

NEWS PICK: Follow The New Adventures Of L’Enfant Terrible

It’s perfect for a Saturday morning coffee time. Jean-Paul Gaultier launched a new series of video of his trip to Latin America. It’s full of life and beauty. Jean-Paul Gaultier loves Latin America and we love Jean-Paul Gaultier. #JPGLOVESLATINAMERICA In October 2016, Jean Paul Gaultier went on a spectacular tour around Latin America. 9 days, … More NEWS PICK: Follow The New Adventures Of L’Enfant Terrible

NEWS PICK: Fashion Disruptors – Growth Without Profits Is Deadly

As mythic as fashion disruptors may look, stories such as Nasty girl show that growth looks good but taking profits in consideration early in the develpment is vital in the long run. More via WWD: http://bit.ly/2mG5X4K ******************************************************* Did you find this article interesting? Find more tools to help you with your fashion business in the number one FXF guide. … More NEWS PICK: Fashion Disruptors – Growth Without Profits Is Deadly

NEWS PICK: Primark Low Cost Fashion Expected To Grow In Germany

While the search of a more responsible fashion rises worldwide, Primark improved workers’ working conditions and still seems to have good days ahead, especially in Germany. However, will the retailer be able to afford not selling online? More information on Deutsche Welle: http://bit.ly/2mvsPoH ******************************************************* Did you find this article interesting? Find more tools to help you with your … More NEWS PICK: Primark Low Cost Fashion Expected To Grow In Germany

NEWS PICK: What Fashion Brands Can Learn From The Tech Spirit

This article has an interesting take. While at FXF we constantly insist on the essential role of branding, this article offers an interesting angle to the question. Use the tech point of view to stay relevant : focus more Customer centric, transparency as brands’ need to become very good at telling their story and sharing their culture and … More NEWS PICK: What Fashion Brands Can Learn From The Tech Spirit

NEWS PICK: 8 Fashion Business Trends For 2017

To complement the State of Fashion 2017, here is a quick article with the main trends to be expected in the Fashion business. What is in and what is out? More here: http://bit.ly/2kQnLcH ******************************************************* Did you find this article interesting? Find more tools to help you with your fashion business in the number one FXF guide. “The Fashion … More NEWS PICK: 8 Fashion Business Trends For 2017

NEWS PICK: Adidas CEO Is Worried By The European Political Inefficiencies

Politics appear to be in the top issues of the fashion business world these days. Elections are planned in three countries of the European Union. Fashion businessmen are worried since it is highly probable that growing right extremist trends have a negative impact on trade. It’s certain that 2017 will require a lot of flexibility and … More NEWS PICK: Adidas CEO Is Worried By The European Political Inefficiencies

NEWS PICK: Fashion Tech, Combining Two Industries

Fashion Tech, a growing fashion business trend in Europe. However even a few years after it started, it still appears different to combine those two very different industries. But things are getting better, the number of very well equiped fashion tech hubs as well as European funding opportunities increase. More information on Euronews: http://bit.ly/2jqm7T3 ******************************************************* … More NEWS PICK: Fashion Tech, Combining Two Industries

NEWS PICK: Do Digital Brands Need Physical Stores?

  Besides marketplaces setting up popup stores, some digital brands actually invest in a permanent physical store. What does it bring? Well let’s face it, it’s fashion. Hence on top of the possibility to try on the pieces, being able to touch the product and being able to physically live the brand experience proves to irreplaceable. … More NEWS PICK: Do Digital Brands Need Physical Stores?

NEWS PICK: Startups And Italian Factories Collaborate

Here’s another way to be able to deliver quality shoes at affordable prices: negotiate directly with Italian factories to make regular orders during the year (instead of the traditional two-season orders) and sell online. More via Fast company : http://bit.ly/2k4EBYn ******************************************************* Did you find this article interesting? Find more tools to help you with your fashion business in the number … More NEWS PICK: Startups And Italian Factories Collaborate