A recent Financial Times article proclaimed Europe to be at the heart of fashion innovation, citing the March takeover of UK-based Net-a-Porter by Italian retailer YOOX as a prime example. Certainly, Europe’s renowned design schools, legacy brands and manufacturing roots are strongly appealing to successful retailers and fashion tech startups alike. It’s all making for an interesting scenario in which many e-commerce entrepreneurs in the fashion space are now basing their operations overseas in order to effectively build business, while looking to launch and ship in the U.S. market.
At Quiet Logistics we are all about sending great new products out into the world. That’s why we are proud to sponsor Brand Assembly LA, a wholesale trade show featuring Spring/Summer 2014 collections from 60 of the best emerging and established contemporary fashion and accessories brands around.