Global luxury group Kering takes 5% stake in fast-growing second-hand fashion marketplace, Vestiaire Collective.
Rental and Reuse
Zalando’s pre-owned fashion platform, Zircle, has been expanded to the Swedish and Danish markets.
Alexander McQueen and Vestiaire Collective have launched a luxury clothing buy back and resale initiative.
ACS Clothing signs a new long-term contract with Moss Bros for cleaning and fulfilment of the retailer’s clothing rental business.
Department store group Fenwick announces second-hand clothes collection partnership with circular fashion platform Thrift+.
Lush UK & Ireland launches new packaging return scheme, allowing consumers to bring back plastic packaging to their local shop to be recycled.
Campaigners behind the Circular Electronics Day on 24 January are prompting IT longevity best practice for businesses and consumers.
BRC announces new partnership with Company Shop as it focuses on promoting a more sustainable retail agenda and dealing with surplus stock.
Asda’s clothing arm George announces extension of a partnership with second-hand and vintage fashion business, Preloved Kilo.