Make shopping easy, and make it fun

With lots of growth potential, today’s apparel and accessories retailers are hard at work adding tools, features and technologies to their sits to make online shopping appealing.



Why They're Hot:

Munich, Germany-based brings high fashion to consumers around the globe via the web. From its home page consumers can "shop the story" from a series of high-fashion photos akin to a Vogue layout. As each photo appears, consumers can click on the corresponding products listed beneath it, adding, for example, a $3,400 Valentino mini-dress to their cart. Hovering over the photo prompts a window that shows what sizes the product is available in, as some couture products are available only in limited sizes. In addition to a handful of studio product images, if a product appeared in a designer's runway show includes a photo of that, adding a dash of exclusiveness to the visit. Although consumers must pay for outbound shipping, return shipping is free.

Key Statistics:
  • Date Launched:2006
  • Unique Visitors:NA
  • Web-based Sales:Order the Hot 100 issue
Who They're Using: