Fashion & Apparel Ecommerce Site Design

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The fashion and apparel industry has one major negative associated with it: there’s so much competition. Here’s how 15 of the best of the best fashion and apparel ecommerce sites are designed to win. Leading fashion & apparel brands choose BigCommerce. Wicked Apparel. As told to BigCommerce by Dan Tebele, Wicked Apparel. . Nine Line Apparel. As told to BigCommerce by Myles Burke, Chief Operating Officer at Nine Line Apparel.

Apparel Ousts Electronics as Most Popular Online Shopping Category

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Categories like apparel and grocery had been historically slower to expand online, primarily because of the difficulty of testing products like clothes and produce in a digital environment.

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Next Steps in Sustainable Apparel Retail: Consumer Communication and Carbon Offsets

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A logical next step is for merchants to educate themselves about the sustainability of the brands and items they sell, particularly in the apparel space. In the apparel space, a sustainability hot topic is the potential represented by carbon offsets.

Macy’s to Expand Reebok Apparel Offerings Through ABG Partnership

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Macy’s will be bringing more Reebok apparel to its customers beginning in 2023 through a partnership with brand development firm Authentic Brands Group. Our partnership with ABG will expand our assortment and offer our customers high-quality styles from Reebok apparel in the U.S.,”

Continuing apparel push, Wilson debuts performance tennis collection

Retail Dive

Tennis apparel has been a priority since the company launched its Wilson Sportswear unit last year and is the "main growth vehicle" of that business

Riding Activewear Momentum, Peloton Launches its Own Apparel Line

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Peloton is expanding beyond exercise equipment with the launch of a private label activewear brand called Peloton Apparel. Inventory & Merchandising News Briefs activewear apparel Peloton private label

Peloton launches private label apparel brand

Retail Dive

Peloton Apparel features men's, women's and gender-neutral styles, but enters into a category with fierce competitors like Lululemon and Athleta

Sustainable Apparel Coalition to Publish Products’ Environmental Impact Data

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The Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) and its technology partner Higg have launched the initial phase of a new transparency program that will publicly share environmental impact data about products, beginning with their materials content.

What Q2 says about apparel

RetailDive

The category has dragged down retail since the pandemic forced stores shut and dented the economy. Some players are doing better than others

U.S. Apparel Resale to Double in Next Five Years, Fueled by Retailers and Brands

Retail Touch

And while North America remains the leader, resale is now clearly a global phenomenon: the worldwide secondhand apparel market is expected to grow 127% and hit $218 billion by 2026. “I There was a time, not too long ago, when it took a lot of convincing to get consumers to consider secondhand.

Macy's to broaden Reebok apparel assortment in expanded deal

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The department store will offer a deeper selection of Reebok products and will receive exclusives from the athletics brand

Peloton sues Lululemon in dispute over apparel line

Retail Dive

After the cycle maker launched its own private label apparel, the athleisure specialist claimed the new products infringed on its patents

5 D2C Apparel Brands Shaping the Future of Ecommerce | Salsify

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The apparel industry has shifted dramatically, with an increasing number of customers browsing, researching, and buying online. PIM Digital Commerce Clothing & Accessories apparel D2C

Foot Locker launches women's apparel brand

Retail Dive

Cozi is the company's first proprietary womenswear brand, and follows a larger trend of athletics retailers banking on their private labels

Abercrombie & Fitch to bring apparel to Zappos

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As part of the collaboration, the two retailers will release an exclusive footwear capsule which will be available on their respective websites

5 Most Innovative Strategies for D2C Apparel Brands | Salsify

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PIM Digital Commerce Clothing & Accessories apparel D2CWith over 400 direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands like Casper, Warby Parker, JustFab, Everlane, and Bonobos offering a range of consumer goods, D2C brands are predicted to account for almost 40% of online purchases in the U.S.

Dillard's strong apparel sales stoke Q1 revenue and margins

Retail Dive

The regional department store tends to outpace most players, but may not be able to escape the pressures coming in the second half of the year

Adidas, Peloton team up on apparel line

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The tie-up furthers Peloton's apparel sales and can only help Adidas, though the fairly small collection won't likely be a game-changer

Wedding apparel retailer Brideside abruptly shuts down

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Customers that have questions about orders are instructed to contact individual designers because the company is "no longer able to field inquiries "

What follows suits in men's apparel?

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As people dress down, Tailored Brands and Brooks Brothers are suffering. But neither that, nor the pandemic, means men's fashion is doomed

Stadium Goods debuts streetwear apparel line

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The retailer's capsule collection, Stadium, is launching as parent company Farfetch is on the rise

5 D2C Apparel Brands Helping Shoppers Skip the Dressing Room | Salsify

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Customers demand engaging, informative online experiences — and this need is only heightened for apparel brands. PIM Digital Commerce Trend Watch apparel D2C

How traditional teen apparel brands went out of style

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Gen Z sets trends fast — and they won't hesitate to leave retailers who can't keep up in the dust

Baby boomers driving this year's apparel rebound: NPD

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Older folks are refreshing their wardrobes, buying more online and outspending millennials and Gen Z, according to the firm's Consumer Tracking Service

J.C. Penney launches men's private label apparel brand

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The workwear-inspired line, Mutual Weave, is available in sizes XS to 5XLT and is part of the retailer's efforts to accelerate its owned labels

Adidas to take back apparel from any brand in resale program with ThredUp

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Members of the athletics brand's app can order a prepaid shipping label and send back used apparel in exchange for rewards

The naked truth about apparel's future

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The segment was in free fall even before the pandemic. But a bleak 2020 could give way to new opportunities

Apparel maker Global Brands shares stop trading

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The company, which makes products for Ellen Tracy, b new york and others, has been selling assets and negotiating with lenders as it tries to stabilize

Wells Fargo finds apparel on the upswing

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E-commerce has slowed and stimulus checks are dwindling, but the analysts found that store traffic is up, inventory is lean and margins are fatter

Industry Deep Dive: 2021 Apparel Stats to Know

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Every industry has undoubtedly been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic – but the apparel and retail industry has felt some of the biggest shockwaves. 2021 Apparel Trends + Stats. The g lobal apparel market was still worth a whopping $1.5 Apparel Strategies + Tips for Brands.

Nordstrom to open 21 Indochino custom apparel shops in stores

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The partnership expands the department store's men's category with made-to-measure suiting

Lululemon, Another Tomorrow, Cuyana Join Growing Crop of Apparel Resale Initiatives

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Apparel items accepted for the Like New program include pants, tops, shorts, and jackets, and lululemon will reinvest 100% of Like New profits into the company’s Impact Agenda, its initiative to make all of its products with sustainable materials and end-of-use solutions by 2030. “At

Leveling up by industry: A look at Fashion & Apparel

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Should a fashion and apparel ecommerce team really be evaluating themselves against the same performance metrics as a toys and games business? Let’s take a look at a few of the most interesting finds from ecommerce stores in Fashion and Apparel related to targeting specific audiences and creating a winning welcome series. First of all, the top performers in the Fashion and Apparel industry send a lot more emails than the worst performers.

Digital Brands buys women's apparel brand Sundry

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The company has expanded further with the beach-themed business. It has also received a stock delisting notice from Nasdaq as losses mount

Long Tall Sally snapped up by UK apparel conglomerate

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North American fans of the apparel brand for taller customers already provide half its sales, and new owner AK Retail says it will focus on the region

Will tax refund season be the highlight for apparel sales this year?

Retail Dive

With pandemic relief over, inflation rising and a war overseas persisting, some analysts see shadows looming over some of the sunny outlooks from retailers

Sustainability Update: eBay to Sell ‘Imperfect’ Apparel in UK, Adore Me Launches Sustainable Fashion Marketplace

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Conscious consumption is on the rise and two big names in retail have launched new programs to tap into the consumer appetite to shop sustainably.

Wilson debuts apparel line, plans first retail stores

Retail Dive

The sports equipment company is expanding its offering and honing in on DTC as part of an "evolution" into an athletic lifestyle brand

Price Shock: 5 ways apparel companies and retailers can manage costs when inflation is surging

Retail Dive

Eric Fisch, national sector head of retail and consumer brands at HSBC Bank for HSBC Corporate Banking, discusses how companies can manage costs, how expanding the number of vendors is a good long-term strategy and how passing along price increases to consumers can be done smartly

Reports: Peloton, Lululemon Duke it Out Over Exercise Apparel

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Apparel brand Lululemon has filed a patent lawsuit against Peloton in an escalating legal battle over the exercise bike brand’s new eponymous line of fitness apparel, multiple sources report.

5 forces that stripped apparel sales in the last decade

RetailDive

Consumers in the past 10 years changed their clothes, from fast fashion to resale, and shunned formality. That bankrupted a lot of retailers

Macy's debuts private label apparel brand, And Now This

Retail Dive

Amid a merchandising revamp, the department store's new private label focuses on elevated basics for "the fashion-forward, contemporary dresser "

With fresh capital in hand, Allbirds moves into apparel

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After raising $100 million in September, the DTC brand debuted a four-piece apparel collection at a time when many are fighting to survive in the space