WGSN Insight have been working on the Key Ideas 2019 report, identifying and unpacking the top emerging trends that will impact the upcoming year.
Feb 06, 2019 | By Martina Rocca
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‘Generation Rent’ has a new ally in the form of homewear retailer Ikea. The flat pack empire that has spent decades selling us furniture and homewares is looking at testing a concept in Switzerland to hire out furniture.
Feb 05, 2019 | By Sandra Halliday
Storr, a new app-based digital marketplace, allows anyone to 'open a store from their phone in three clicks'. It's poised to change the face of peer-to-peer fashion retail.
Jan 23, 2019 | By Sandra Halliday
Cow print is the latest print to emerge on our trend radar, tying different trends and areas of influence together. Here's why it could be the new leopard print. WGSN's Alice Gividen reports.
Jan 22, 2019 | By Alice Gividen
As consumer priorities shift, the desire to buy into and benefit from the circular fashion economy is growing. The resale market is gaining traction, and the winning retail brands of 2019 and beyond will be those that tap into the appetite for the resale process.
Dec 14, 2018 | By Alice Gividen
Consumers are existing in a climate of fear and worry. As trust in Governmental bodies continues to wane, consumers are looking to place that trust in brands that stand up for them. This is Trustenomics.
Dec 06, 2018 | By Alice Gividen
From the runway to retail, store design to social media feeds, it seems that nothing has been untouched by the cult-like power of millennial pink. WGSN takes a look at how the trend emerged, and where the colour is headed.
Nov 29, 2018 | By Alice Gividen
WGSN caught up with head of brand at Superbalist to find out how South Africa’s coolest online retailer is overcoming barriers to entry in the South African market, putting their customer first and creating communities.
Nov 26, 2018 | By Georgie Hyatt