“When you’re finished changing,” said Benjamin Franklin, “you’re finished.”
Long revered for his fashion sense — seriously, Google it — was America’s most-stylish Founding Father talking about the state of ecommerce fashion?
Of course not … but his statement is frighteningly accurate.
Last year, more than 1,875 fashion retailers shut down, and “broader retail cuts are even more severe, up 53 percent from the number of doors that went dark amidst the Great Recession in 2008,” says WWD.
Digital innovation, rising globalization, and changes in consumer spending habits have catapulted the fashion industry into the midst of seismic shifts.
To explore where we are and where we’re heading, this article takes a detailed look at …
The Statistics, Trends, and Strategies Shaping the Ecommerce Fashion Industry in 2018 and Beyond:
- Industry-Wide Data
- Clothing and Apparel
- Shoe Segment
- Accessories and Bags
- Jewelry and Luxury
- Anywhere Ecommerce
- Flashes and Drops
- Going Global
- Technological Innovations