2016 is the year the luxury sector reset; recent dips in brand values, showing up via a cascade of marked declines. Against the decline in value, certain brands have quietly been asserting sustainable growth. Find out how here:
Like other industries being redefined by technology, the luxury sector is facing a talent shaped challenge. Do brands hire on the basis of what an individual has the potential to do, or for what they have already achieved in their careers? Is achievement even relevant? Find out here:
Issues such as human rights, climate change, supply chain transparency and ethical treatment of animals can be compromised in the pursuit of profit. Read this opinion article on the effects of consumer power on fashion markets:
In the future, the very survival of luxury fashion will likely depend on its ability to adapt to climate change and its consequences on the environment, yet most major players don’t yet seem to be taking any significant steps towards innovation in their supply chains.