As the line between new and used apparel blurs for consumers, a powerful transformation in retail is unfolding. Growing 21 times faster than the retail market in the past three years, the fashion resale sector is predicted to be worth nearly $52 billion by 2023. One company that is leading the way is San Francisco-based thredUP.
In this special episode, guest host Karl McKeever travels to San Francisco for an exclusive interview with thredUP president, Anthony Marino to explore the story behind the success of the world’s largest online thrift store. The episode also features an interview the brand’s co-founder and CTO Chris Homer, during his visit to Tech Festival 2019, to learn about the technology fuelling its phenomenal growth.
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