Who were the Fastest Rising Brands, Retailers & Categories of US Cyber Week 2019?
Cyber Week 2019 was another record setter in the US. Purchases from the top 50 US retailers rose +6% YoY during the Cyber 5, Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, according to Hitwise. Last week, we looked at winners from the biggest retail event of the year from a global perspective. Taking a deeper dive into the […]
Mid-Tier Fashion Report
What can mid-tier fashion retailers and brands do to remain relevant in this competitive environment? While luxury fashion sets the trends, and fast fashion quickly supplies cheaper versions of them, mid-tier fashion always seems a few steps behind. As if retail wasn’t hard enough, digitally native brands are expected to open 850 stores over the […]
Why Do Millennials Love Activewear?
Over the past five years, the apparel industry has undergone a quiet revolution. A quick glance around your average city block should provide ample evidence. The Lululemon yoga pants. The trendy criss-cross tanks. Those aren’t workout clothes—they are a lifestyle. That, and a multi-billion-dollar industry. In a matter of years, activewear has evolved from baggy […]