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Alipay owner Ant Financial takes minority stake in Klarna

Some big moves in the payments platform space: Ant Financial Group, the owner of China’s Alipay payment platform, has announced it’s taking a minority stake in Swedish payments platform Klarna .
Kiko Kostadinov’s Equestrian-Energy SS20 Collection Is Now Available

Kiko Kostadinov’s Equestrian-Energy SS20 Collection Is Now Available

Putting his unique vision for menswear into practice via his eponymous label, as well as at the creative direction helm for British icon Mackintosh, his co-founded AFFIX, and an ongoing collab with
Must Read: Gap Inc. Announces Partnership With thredUp, Glossier Rethinks Its 'Play' Line

Must Read: Gap Inc. Announces Partnership With thredUp, Glossier Rethinks Its 'Play' Line

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday Gap Inc. announces partnership with thredUP Gap Inc. is working with the online consignment platform thredUp to encourage customers to
Farfetch Explains the Launch of BEAT, the Future of Drops

Farfetch Explains the Launch of BEAT, the Future of Drops

Farfetch — the London-based online fashion marketplace — is launching a weekly global drop strategy dubbed BEAT. Starting in April, Farfetch will leverage its community of brands partners, boutiques,

A conversation with ‘the most ambitious female VC in Europe’

Blossom Capital, the venture capital firm co-founded by ex-Index Ventures and LocalGlobe VC Ophelia Brown, just raised a new $185 million fund. The firm’s remit remains broadly the same: to be the
Online Retailers Are Making 'Sustainable' Fashion More Searchable

Online Retailers Are Making 'Sustainable' Fashion More Searchable

If you were looking for an environmentally friendly version of a certain piece of apparel a few years ago, finding it would not have been easy. You'd type your query into Google and perhaps come

Felix Capital closes $300M fund to double down on DTC, break into fintech and make late-stage deals

To kick off 2020, one of Europe’s newer — and more successful — investment firms has closed a fresh, oversubscribed fund, one sign that VC in the region will continue to run strong in the year ahead
Atomico partner Tom Wehmeier reviews ‘The State of European Tech’ 2019 report

Atomico partner Tom Wehmeier reviews ‘The State of European Tech’ 2019 report

The data shows that competition for talent and access to the best founders has increased ferociously, while progress with gender diversity has stalled.
Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Style Deals of 2019

Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Style Deals of 2019

A complete list of the best Black Friday 2019 & Cyber Monday clothing sales & deals, including Fear of God, Rhude, SSENSE & John Elliott.
Trouva, an online marketplace for independent boutiques, raises $22M

Trouva, an online marketplace for independent boutiques, raises $22M

Amazon helped pioneer and now dominates the online marketplace business model, where a variety of merchants post items for sale on its platform for billions of consumers to discover and buy them.
Must Read: The End of Gendered Media, Black Friday Isn't as Popular as It Once Was

Must Read: The End of Gendered Media, Black Friday Isn't as Popular as It Once Was

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. The end of gendered mediaFewer men are turning to men's magazines for guidance as their roles in the workplace and their families begin to
Farfetch’s Deal With OFF-WHITE™ Will Run Through at Least 2026

Farfetch’s Deal With OFF-WHITE™ Will Run Through at Least 2026

New details have emerged in the acquisition by Farfetch of New Guards Group, which operates but does not own OFF-WHITE™. Under the terms, the contract with Virgil Abloh‘s brand will run through 2035
Must Read: Greta Thunberg Covers a Special Issue of 'Teen Vogue,' Is Extinction Rebellion Out-Marketing Fashion?

Must Read: Greta Thunberg Covers a Special Issue of 'Teen Vogue,' Is Extinction Rebellion Out-Marketing Fashion?

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday. Greta Thunberg covers a special issue of Teen VogueGreta Thunberg, the 16-year old Swedish climate activist everyone's been talking about,
Must Read: Forever 21 Considers Bankruptcy Filing, Investors Aren't Pleased With Farfetch's Evolving Business Model

Must Read: Forever 21 Considers Bankruptcy Filing, Investors Aren't Pleased With Farfetch's Evolving Business Model

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday. Forever 21 considers bankruptcy filing Forever 21 is reportedly preparing for a potential bankruptcy filing, according to sources close
Luxury Fashion Buyers Share Their Footwear Choices for FW19

Luxury Fashion Buyers Share Their Footwear Choices for FW19

The torrent of head-turning new footwear pieces that stepped onto the runway at FW19 shows earlier this year had us reaching for the heat packs afterward. And while our necks ached, our hearts did too
Here Are the Best Labor Day Sales to Shop This Weekend

Here Are the Best Labor Day Sales to Shop This Weekend

It’s almost Labor Day weekend. And though most plans will revolve around BBQs, day parties, and hot boy summer activities, it’s also the perfect time to reach for your credit card and benefit from a
Must Read: LVMH Announces Karl Lagerfeld Fashion Prize, Luxury Is No Longer Special

Must Read: LVMH Announces Karl Lagerfeld Fashion Prize, Luxury Is No Longer Special

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. LVMH announces Karl Lagerfeld fashion prizeKarl Lagerfeld will be celebrated with an annual fashion prize, where a budding designer will
Must Read: How Drag Queens Became Beauty Leaders, Farfetch Denies Rumors of Buying Barneys

Must Read: How Drag Queens Became Beauty Leaders, Farfetch Denies Rumors of Buying Barneys

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday. How drag queens became beauty leaders "RuPaul's Drag Race" put the spotlight on the world's top drag queens, displaying their close