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Yoox and Net-a-Porter Merge: The Debrief

Posted by Claire Healy on Apr 2, 2015 1:59:06 PM

In a year that’s seen e-commerce upstarts like V-Files bring young designers to the forefront, and Farfetch become a rare fashion retail ‘unicorn’ after being valued at $1 billion, commentators have been waiting for a shake up amongst the industry’s biggest players. That shake-up came last Tuesday, when Richemont SA confirmed it will merge Net-a-Porter with Italian rival Yoox SpA. As the fashion world and consumers alike react to the news, we’ve got the lowdown on what to expect next.

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Topics: yoox, Natalie Massenet, fashion, Federico Marchetti, retail, Weekly Stories, ecommerce, Net-A-Porter Group

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