Industry Highlights – Decline of E-Tail, Gucci Re-Launch, Fall of Italy, September Magazines

Posted on July 30, 2012


E-Tail is not enough

“There are shoppers who still want to touch and feel clothing before they purchase” (FT)

Style Straight From the Horse’s Mouth

Princess Grace’s Granddaughter Charlotte Fronts a New Campaign for Gucci’s Iconic Loafers – “Tina Gaudoin looks at how using Princess Grace’s granddaughter Charlotte Casiraghi to front Gucci’s relaunch of its iconic horsebit loafer in celebration of the shoes’ 60th anniversary was a savvy move.” (WSJ)

Week in Review | Camille Bidault-Waddington, Fit for Print, Mentorship tips, Fashion criticism

Business of Fashion’s latest weekly compilation (BoF)

Fall of Italy

“Miuccia Prada believes that Italy is in danger of losing its status as one of the fashion world’s most influential countries” (Vogue UK)

September Issues by the Numbers

“We all know that September is the magazine industry’s biggest month, and now that fall is just around the corner, ad page numbers and covers have started to leak be released. We chronicled cover girls, ad pages and respective gains or losses for the biggest mags”. (Fashionista)

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