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Localise Assortment Or Lose: A Live Store Concept

With inherent risks in fashion business, considering lead times and constant change in demand patterns, it is not enough to forecast the trends better (design and make the right products), order the right quantities (predict the demand of unseen products) but also send them to the right stores in right quantities and at the right time. In the case of online […]

on October 15, 2019

How To Make Your Company/Brand RECESSION-RESILIENT?

I’ve heard there’s going to be a recession. I’ve decided not to participate.  Walt Disney courtesy: Getty Images In this edit, we look at global perspectives on a potential recessionary trend, what any fashion & lifestyle brand/company can do to be resilient in these times. You can not get motivated more by seeing news headlines […]

on August 8, 2019

You probably don’t know your REAL top sellers: Here is Why

“human beings have a strong dramatic instinct toward binary thinking, a basic urge to divide things into two distinct groups, with nothing but an empty gap in between. We love to dichotomize. Good versus bad. Heroes versus villains. My country versus the rest. Dividing the world into two distinct sides is simple and intuitive, and […]

on August 2, 2019

Fashion’s Moneyball Moment: How Analytics can be your Competitive Advantage?

The Math Works. Over the course of a season, there is some predictability to baseball. When you play 162 games, you eliminate a lot of random outcomes. There is so much data that you can predict: individual players’ performances and also the odds that certain strategies will pay off. Billy Beane, Ex-General Manager – Oakland […]

on July 11, 2019

End Of Season Sale (EOSS): Burns Fashion Profitability

    If you have read “The Goal“, by Eliyavu Goldratt, it starts off with this inquiry “What is the Goal of any Business?” and it is summed up as   “So this is the goal: To make money by increasing net profit, while simultaneously increasing return on investment, and simultaneously increasing cash flow. With the Summer coming to end, […]

on June 28, 2019

The True Environmental Cost of Fashion: What can we do?

  With 80 billion items being manufactured every year and growing, the fashion industry is one of the top polluting industries in the world. We all have the responsibility to make the planet a better place to live for future generations. This edit looks at status quo, what are the initiatives by brands and retailers and few actions […]

on April 30, 2019

Building a Data-Driven Culture

Should data-driven culture be a topic of discussion in an industry which is creative-led like fashion? This is a fair question to ponder over. Data is no more just in the realm of analysts. For any consumer-centric brand and retailer, it is the lifeblood now to stay relevant. This edit looks at best practices in building a data culture across the organisation with […]

on April 26, 2019

Fashion’s Messy Middle

image courtesy: Stephanie Hess If you are in any creative field, you would not have missed Behance, a platform for creative people to organise their work. It’s founder Scott Belsky is one of the knowledgeable professionals in the world who comes with a great blend of creativity and business.  This edit is inspired by his recent book “The Messy Middle“. […]

on February 28, 2019

Finland’s Visionary Initiative: AI Literacy

Every transformation in our history has been through a leap in intelligence. Be it an industrial revolution or technological revolution. Intelligence starts with awareness. Maybe that is what made the Finnish government come out with an approach to “Turning Finland into a leading country in the application of artificial intelligence”. The approach document is 76 pages long and […]

on January 25, 2019

2019: A Year of Awakening for Fashion Players

“You must be willing to let go of who you have been to become who you were meant to be.”                                                     image courtesy: link2ts.eu The recent report on State of Fashion 2019 by […]

on December 27, 2018

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