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Amazon and Walmart try to boost fashion reputation

Employees make preparations for a launch party at Inc.’s new fashion photography studio in the Shoreditch district of London, U.K.

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No matter what Amazon and Walmart tout during Prime Day, clothing will be on shoppers’ minds this week as consumers prepare to reunite with friends and family or look to accommodate extra pandemic pounds.

Competition in the apparel space is more cutthroat than ever. Amazon recently unseated Walmart as the top apparel seller in the U.S. and both companies have a desire to woo fashion-forward shoppers, not just help stock up on the basics.

Vincent Quan, associate professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology, said the two retailers can drive more sales if they keep up with trends, along with selling socks and basic T-shirts.

“The historic turn rate of fashion goods is faster, and that’s an important component because faster turn

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Sally Singer Amazon Interview – Amazon Fashion Direction
sally singer at 2017 cfda fashion awards

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Brought on board at Amazon last year to helm fashion direction, Sally Singer is a woman who’s made a career on having good taste. Her sterling bonafides combined with the launch of Luxury Stores at Amazon (a luxe digital storefront accessed in-app by shopping by department and selecting Luxury) have helped turn the ecommerce giant into a must-shop destination for fashion-lovers. Singer’s sharing her current 13 buys with here, along with a few thoughts on her journey into ecommerce and how magazine-life helped prep her for the career switch.

What drew you to this role with Amazon?

When I left my previous position I knew that my next role should be entirely digital. Don’t get me wrong: I love print—magazines, books, newspapers, catalogues, all of it—but even more I love the challenge of innovation, of what’s next for the culture and for my own journey.

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Amazon has a huge Elemis sale on right now – and it includes the cult Pro-Collagen Marine Cream

Skincare fans should head over to Amazon and grab a bargain while they can, as top of the range beauty name Elemis is currently on sale with the online giant.

There are January discounts across a range of skincare products, such as Elemis – and the best news is that their top products are included in the sale.

Even Elemis’ flagship offering – their Pro-Collagen Marine Cream, which is normally a whopping £85, is reduced to £69.60 in the sale.

A more pocket friendly treat is the Soothing Apricot Toner – now down from £24.50 to £20.

Shoppers can also save 26{85e7f5b37d2b3b32ff943ebdbb52de90edc4132ca8c2134f6732351e5442126f} on the brand’s highly coveted Pro-Collagen Rose Cleansing Balm that’s now £31.86 instead of its usual price of £45. What a bargain.

There’s everything you need to keep your complexion radiant throughout the chilly season. But it’s best to act fast, as the discounts are likely to

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The Best Amazon Valentine’s Day Deals on Marc Jacobs Handbags, Perfume, Sunglasses & More

If you’ve been coveting a little piece of luxury, there’s no time like the present. The Amazon Valentine’s Day Sale kicked off with deep discounts and markdowns on everything from apparel to luggage and some amazing deals on handbags, sunglasses, perfume and accessories from Marc Jacobs. 

You’ll find all of this years biggest fashion trends at a discounted price, including Marc Jacobs sale items like perfumes and colorful crossbody handbag options. You’ll also score essential items for your wardrobe and classic staples from the fashion designer, like the perfect black leather tote bag. 

The Amazon Valentine’s Day Sale is a great opportunity to shop white hot sales and fashion deals from loads of brands that offer a discount of up to 80{85e7f5b37d2b3b32ff943ebdbb52de90edc4132ca8c2134f6732351e5442126f} off. Kate Spade, Rebecca Minkoff, Frye, Vera BradleyLevi’s, Tumi luggage, Karl Lagerfeld, Skechers, Soludos, Superga, DL1961 jeans,

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Daily Media: Another Vogue Editor Heads To Amazon Fashion, Masthead Changes At The NY Times, And More!

Here are the top hires, departures, promotions, and new representations of the week.

1. Jillian Maxwell is now chief revenue officer and executive vice president of Grazia USA.

2. Brooke Bobb, formerly Vogue’s senior fashion news editor, is now senior content editor at Amazon Fashion.

3. Kathleen Kingsbury is now officially head of the opinion section at The New York Times.

4. Cliff Levy is now deputy managing editor at The New York Times.

5. Bob Kupbens is now executive vice president, chief product and technology officer at Neiman Marcus Group.

6. Luke Bahrenburg is now head of luxury sales, executive vice president, and chief revenue officer of Robb Report.

7. Martin Bartle is now chief operating officer at Rainbowwave Group.

8. Marty Baron, executive editor of The Washington Post, will retire at the end of February.

9. Daniel Engber is joining the science desk at The Atlantic.

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Amazon Prime Day Starts Tuesday, but These Deals Have Already Leaked on the Site

We’re getting closer to Amazon Prime Day 2020. Amazon has confirmed that it’s annual Prime Day event will take place on October 13 and 14 this year, with 48 hours of deals on electronics, home appliances, fashion, sporting goods, outdoor gear, entertainment and more. Amazon says to expect more than one million deals this year, making it a must-see (and must-shop) event.

Prime Day kicks off at midnight PT on Tuesday, October 13 and runs through Wednesday, October 14, for Prime members in the U.S., U.K, U.A.E, Spain, Singapore, Netherlands, Mexico, Luxembourg, Japan, Italy, Germany, France, China, Canada, Belgium, Austria and Australia.

Though Prime Day has typically been held in July, Amazon announced earlier this year that it would be pushing this year’s event back to the fall, due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

How Long Does Prime Day Last?

Amazon launched Prime Day in 2015 as a

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