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What Farfetch's 'Store of the Future' tech says about the state of luxury retail

Do you ever find yourself in desperate need of designer clobber? If so, Farfetch recently a solution for the ultimate #firstworldproblem – a super-fast delivery service for luxury fashion.

Launching in partnership with Gucci, F90 promises to hand-deliver Gucci clothes and accessories within 90 minutes, all thanks to a team of dedicated couriers. 

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Farfetch’s CMO: Why we’re more than just a shopping platform

Stephanie Horton, CMO of ecommerce platform Farfetch, will be speaking at this year's Festival of Marketing.

Ahead of the event next week, I sat down with her to talk a little about Farfetch's branding strategy and what makes it so unique.

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Luxury retailer discounting on Singles' Day

Luxury retailer discounting on Singles' Day: Will they do it again on Black Friday?

Earlier this week I wrote an article on Econsultancy about Black Friday and whether UK retailers will abstain or get involved with the American inspired retail holiday.

Well, like in politics, a week is a long time in retail. Today might be Armistice Day in Europe, and a day of sombre reflection, but in China it’s the wildly popular Singles’ Day sales frenzy.  

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farfetch announces $18m round of funding

 farfetch.com, the marketplace for independent fashion boutiques, has today announced a further $18m in funding.

Taking the total backing to almost $25m, the company has also appointed Index Venture's Robin Klein to its board of directors. This adds to Klein’s current roles at StylistPick, MyBuilder and Wonga.

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