With a bigger tax refund in people’s pockets, an early spring and a late Easter giving them plenty of time and opportunity to refresh newly-edited wardrobes, thanks to Marie Kondo’s KonMari teaching, fashion retailers are set for a great spring season.
Brand Finance, the London-based valuation and strategy consultancy, is out with its top 50 list of the world’s most valuable fashion brands. While luxury brands, including watch, jewelry and fashion accessories brands, lead the list in numbers, holding 27 of the top 50 slots, Nike remains the fashion industry leader in brand value. The athletic and […]
Only 40% of womenswear fashion brands are designed by women and only 14% of the 50 major fashion brands are run by women. Women play a supporting, not a leading role in fashion. That has to change.
Why H&M is failing in the fast fashion market and Zara is winning. H&M remains fixed on the 4Ps of marketing approach, while Zara has evolved to the 4Es approach, as described in Pamela N. Danziger’s new book, Meet the HENRYs.
Strong growth in the global fashion market is predicted for 2019 by McKinsey and Company. It forecasts growth between 3.5% and 4.5%, slightly below 2018 levels, which are expected to range between 4% to 5% for the $2.5 trillion global fashion industry in 2017. This forecast is based upon a survey of 300 fashion industry […]