Benetton Entering Secondhand Shopping Model With Depop

MILAN — United Colors of Benetton is entering the secondhand shopping model, reaching out to a new customer and bringing back vintage designs through a new collaboration with peer-to-peer resale marketplace Depop.

Benetton chief executive officer Massimo Renon, however, stressed that the partnership is based on key values the Italian company and Depop share, such as diversity, inclusion and sustainability.

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Model dies days after 50th birthday

Stella Tennant arrives at The Fashion Awards 2019 held at Royal Albert Hall
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British model Stella Tennant has died at the age of 50, her family have said.

The Scot made her name in the early 1990s on catwalks for designers like Karl Lagerfeld and Versace, and on the covers Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar.

Her family said: “Stella was a wonderful woman and an inspiration to us all. She will be greatly missed.”

They said her death was “sudden”, and police said there were “no suspicious circumstances”. Her death came five days after her 50th birthday.

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