Articles tagged “fashion”

A New Market for On-Demand Luxury Fashion Delivers

A New Market for On-Demand Luxury Fashion Delivers

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Rental is the future of fashion, and the trend could transform how we pack and plan for upcoming trips. What businesses are ready to serve the demand?

5 months ago

The Athleisure Stretch Into the Billion Dollar CBD Market

The Athleisure Stretch Into the Billion Dollar CBD Market

Leslie Barrie, Skift

Athleisure is a growing market, but brands still have to come up with ways to stand out from the pack. However, infusing workout clothes with CBD oil probably isn't the most viable way to attract long-term customers.

8 months ago

Instagram Launches Direct Purchasing for Fashions Brands But Travel Is Missing in Action

Instagram Launches Direct Purchasing for Fashions Brands But Travel Is Missing in Action

Sarah Frier, Bloomberg

Facebook's Instagram is focusing on direct booking for brands from Adidas to Warby Parker but you can imagine the day that this e-commerce initiative will also include flights and hotels from household-name travel brands. They are not in the first iteration, however.

1 year ago

Luxury Fashion-Branded Hotels Aim to Exceed Chinese Expectations

Luxury Fashion-Branded Hotels Aim to Exceed Chinese Expectations

Samantha Shankman, Skift

It is said the future of luxury lies at the intersection of luxury and fashion, a nexus attractive to Chinese consumers who are still driven by brands and status in making purchase decisions.

2 years ago

The Future of Luxury Sits at the Intersection of Travel and Fashion

The Future of Luxury Sits at the Intersection of Travel and Fashion

Samantha Shankman, Skift

There are countless lessons to consider when examining how luxury fashion, auto, and hospitality are already perfectly integrated inside the world's fashion capital.

2 years ago

What Travel Can Learn From the Fashion Industry — New Luxury

What Travel Can Learn From the Fashion Industry — New Luxury

Patrick Whyte, Skift

There are so many parallels between the luxury fashion and travel industries. Consolidation in both is bringing challenges as well as opportunities.

3 years ago

What Travel Can Learn From Luxury Fashion’s Digital Trials

What Travel Can Learn From Luxury Fashion’s Digital Trials

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Fashion has in many ways been steps ahead of travel when it comes to Web design, online engagement and marketing prowess — but there is still so far to go for luxury brands in both industries.

3 years ago

Yves Saint Laurent Museum Opens in Marrakech Near Popular Tourist Site

Yves Saint Laurent Museum Opens in Marrakech Near Popular Tourist Site

Reda Zaireg , Associated Press

Marrakech is already rich in artistic attractions, but this museum could become an icon like its namesake. It's off to a good start by giving visitors more to do than just tour the galleries.

3 years ago

What Travel Can Learn From Michael Kors’ Acquisition Strategy

What Travel Can Learn From Michael Kors’ Acquisition Strategy

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Whether we’re selling hotel rooms or stilettos, the luxury marketplace is riddled with similar challenges and opportunities suggesting greater collaboration could be useful to brands in both industries in their pursuit of becoming lifestyle brands for affluent consumers.

3 years ago

New York Hotels Go Local With Fashion Week Events

New York Hotels Go Local With Fashion Week Events

Alexandra E. Petri, Skift

Fashion designers aren't the only ones showcasing their designs and translating their brand's vision to the public during New York Fashion Week; hotels, too, are participating in the week's events, partnering with designers whose message is a reflection of their own brand message and finding a way to give back to the artistic community.

5 years ago

Ryanair Surprises Again With New Crew Uniforms That Have Class

Ryanair Surprises Again With New Crew Uniforms That Have Class

Marisa Garcia, Skift

The flight attendants’ bright yellow coats can do double duty as a safety feature on the tarmac.

5 years ago

What the Fashion Industry Can Teach Tourism About Social Media

What the Fashion Industry Can Teach Tourism About Social Media

Samantha Shankman, Skift

The art of Instagram marketing is still very much in development in comparison to standard PR efforts; however, travel brands would be wise to look at popular fashion bloggers and brands for tips on how to improve their own accounts and partner with influencers who can quickly expand their reach.

6 years ago