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ThredUp 2020 Report: Online Fashion Resale Thrives During Pandemic, Citing Record Sales

3 Mins Read ThredUP, the world’s biggest online consignment platform, has just revealed the latest results in its 2020 Resale Report in partnership with independent market research firm GlobalData. The report shows that far from taking a hit from the economic volatility, the online resale market has been booming despite the coronavirus pandemic.  Released today (June 30), thredUP’s […]

Walmart Partners With ThredUP To Hop On Growing Resale Fashion Market

3 Mins Read American multinational retail chain Walmart has just become the latest company to jump into the resale trend in a new partnership with secondhand apparel platform thredUP. Customers will be able to choose through thousands of preloved items for women and children on Walmart’s e-commerce site for a discounted price. It comes after multiple fashion brands […]

Preloved Fashion Platform Vestiaire Collective Secures US$64 Million For Asia Expansion

3 Mins Read Amidst the global campaign Fashion Revolution Week, Paris-based resale fashion online platform Vestiaire Collective announced today that it has landed US$64 million in new funding. The latest injection of capital was financed by both existing shareholders and new investors including Korean tech company Naver-backed Korelya Capital and specialist female-led consumer fund Vaultier. Vestiaire Collective says […]

Preloved Handbag Platform Rebag Debuts Resale-Swap-Rental ‘Infinity’ Programme

3 Mins Read Luxury handbag resale platform Rebag has just launched a new programme that lets customers exchange a recent preloved purchase for another bag. The programme takes the circular fashion approach to the next level by incentivising consumers to continuously recycle goods, creating a cycle between resale and rental that keeps items out of landfills as long […]

Gap Partners With ThredUP, Latest Fashion Retailer To Join Resale Trend

3 Mins Read Gap has become the latest retailer to hop on the secondhand resale market, following multiple high-profile players looking to stay relevant and cash-in on shifting consumer tastes for sustainable fashion. In partnership with one of the world’s biggest thrift consignment platforms thredUP, customers can mail in their clothes for donation in exchange for credits to […]

ThredUP Launches Calculator For Your Wardrobe’s Environmental Footprint

3 Mins Read ThredUP, the world’s largest fashion resale platform, has just launched a new tool called the Fashion Footprint Calculator to help customers understand the environmental cost of their fashion choices. Developed in collaboration with California-based carbon calculating startup Green Story, the tool estimates users’ personal environmental impact based on how they shop and take care of […]

W Hotels Debuts Closet Concierge So You Can Rent A Travel Wardrobe

4 Mins Read W Hotels, the global hotel chain owned by Marriott International, has just launched a Closet Concierge in partnership with subscription platform Rent the Runway. Guests can now have their Rent the Runway customised orders delivered directly to their hotel rooms at select W Hotel locations, lightening their baggage load and reducing the need to shop […]