High End E-tailers Prosper

 - Nov 5, 2007
References: nytimes
They were slow to begin selling their goods online, seeing it as the domain of teenagers and the middle class, not expecting upper class customers to part with $3,000 for skirts and $5,000 for suits over the Internet. If you're not living near Rodeo Drive, Fifth Avenue or Magnificent Mile, chances are, your closest high-end fashion source is online. Luxury garment brands and retailers have now embraced the web and their sales are growing at a faster pace than that of other online retailers.