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Vestiaire Collective’s fast-fashion ban: clever or counterproductive?
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Vestiaire Collective’s fast-fashion ban: clever or counterproductive?

Last November, international fashion resale platform Vestiare Collective shocked the apparel industry by banning the trade of ‘fast-fashion’ labels. Welcomed by some commentators, others questioned if the m...
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