1. Wellness has gained significant traction over the last several years, but the momentum has mostly stemmed from Goop-like lifestyle brands or individual apps like Headspace. Now Apple, Google and Instagram are implementing wellness concepts into their own software to course-correct after being criticized for how their platforms have been linked to addiction, hate speech and crimes, in addition to general poor mental health.
2. Mytheresa.com launches Gucci homeware line globally
Mytheresa.com is expanding its product offering to include homewear. The luxury e-tailer, which sells apparel and accessories from over 200 designer brands, will offer a selection of Gucci Décor products starting June 12.
3. Club Monaco turns to in-store pop-up shops to diversify its retail experience
As Amazon tightens its grip on the fashion industry, leading retailers to close physical stores, fashion retailers are trying to make sure their product lines stand out. Ralph Lauren Corp.-owned Club Monaco is doing so with in-store pop-up beauty shops and events.