Depop's latest research reveals shopping secondhand reduces the demand for buying newRead more
2 Oct 2022
- Over half (53%) of shoppers say that they have been buying more secondhand clothes as a way of saving money in 2022, as the cost of living rises
- Depop’s research reveals you could save up to 25% per item when shopping secondhand - an average of £185 in a year across all purchases
- 18-35 year olds are making an average of £350 a year by selling unused clothing lurking in their wardrobes
- The average lifespan of a garment is just 19 wears but on average, UK Depop users estimate that they wear an item a total of 49 times, offering more value for money
20 Sep 2022
September 21, 2022 (New York) - Community-powered fashion marketplace, Depop, has announced its second instalment of the Now / Next series: A program dedicated to developing the skills of young entrepreneurs and sellers on Depop taking them from where they are now to where they want to go next. The program has been renewed following the success of last year’s group of sellers, including Forbes 30 under 30 Josephine Phillips and Cierra Boyd who will be starring in HBO Max’s The Hype .
20 Jul 2022
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app where people exploring style and the latest trends come to shop and sell circular fashion, announced today that Kruti Patel Goyal, Etsy’s (NASDAQ: ETSY) Chief Product Officer, has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective September 12, 2022.
17 May 2022
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, has partnered with EcoEnclose to bring its US sellers more sustainable packaging solutions.
19 Apr 2022
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, shares its year one progress on its first set of commitments to reshape fashion consumption.
14 Apr 2022
At Depop, we’ve always believed that peer-to-peer is more than just a business model, it’s a way we can create true and lasting change through the power of people.
14 Jan 2022
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, has launched a new feature allowing buyers to make an offer on any listing at the click of a button.
2 Nov 2021
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, has been certified as a climate neutral company for the first time by leading climate solutions provider South Pole.
30 Sep 2021
Fashion marketplace app Depop is launching a dedicated programme to help charity shops build successful online businesses on its marketplace. The new Charity Seller Programme will provide charities on Depop with tools, resources, exclusive offers and personalised support to effectively leverage the platform as an e-commerce channel.
4 Aug 2021
Today HURR, Europe’s leading wardrobe rental platform arrives exclusively on Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion. Aligned in their mission to power the circular economy and to promote more mindful fashion consumption, now HURR joins Depop to offer both of their communities a chance to own some of HURR’s most popular rental items.
2 Jun 2021
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, is excited to announce an agreement to join Etsy, Inc.’s family of brands.
1 Jun 2021
Benetton and Depop announce a collaboration that aims to celebrate Benetton’s boundary pushing heritage, channelled through the energy and self expression of Depop’s creative community. Championing the longevity of the Benetton archive and the value of shopping secondhand, Depop sellers from across the US and UK have curated a collection of rare vintage Benetton pieces, available to shop from 31st May.
30 May 2021
Depop and Bain & Company have collaborated on a first of its kind report on Gen Z. Futureproof: How Gen Z’s empathy, awareness and fluidity are transforming business as usual details unique behavioural insights about how this rising consumer cohort is making its mark on fashion today and reshaping the future.
1 May 2021
Depop was not created to be a fashion marketplace – it was created to be a community. Community at Depop has always meant realising our existence through the uniting thread of people. Peer-to-peer isn’t a business model, it’s the way we can create true and lasting change. People supporting people. Communities speaking up for each other. Institutions celebrating all of us, not just some of us.
30 Mar 2021
adidas Originals and Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, announce a collaboration that reimagines the classic Stan Smith silhouette for the next generation, on a journey to End Plastic Waste.
9 Mar 2021
The list honors the businesses that have not only found a way to be resilient in the past year, but also turned those challenges into impact-making processes. These companies did more than survive, they thrived—making an impact on their industries and culture as a whole. This year’s MIC list features 463 businesses from 29 countries.
15 Feb 2021
An expansion of the TIME100 list of the most influential people in the world, TIME100 Next highlights 100 emerging leaders who are shaping the future of business, entertainment, sports, politics, health, science and activism, and more. The full list and related tributes appear in the Mar. 1 / Mar. 8 issue of TIME, available on newsstands on Friday, Feb. 19, and now at time.com/next.
1 Feb 2021
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, announces its programme of activities to inspire, empower and celebrate its Black community of entrepreneurs for US Black History Month. This month’s activations follow on Depop’s commitment to provide a more fulfilling, comforting and inviting Black experience on Depop: by offering its community the educational resources they need to grow successful businesses, and increasing visibility of the style, history, culture and voices rooted within the Black community in fashion.
27 Jan 2021
Depop, the community-powered marketplace app to buy and sell unique fashion, announces its first set of commitments to reshape fashion consumption by developing and promoting a culture that’s based around creativity, circularity, equity and exchange: fashion for a better future.
1 Oct 2020
Back in June, we committed to implementing change and driving the progress needed to fully represent and truly celebrate the Black community within Depop. We've always believed that who we are as Depop is rooted in the diversity of our community, and over the past couple of months, we've spent our time thinking, discussing and exploring with the Black community in and around Depop to understand where we're starting from and what's needed for the future. Here's what we've done and what we've learned:
14 Aug 2020
Vans, the original action sports brand and icon of creative expression, and Depop, the fashion marketplace app with the cult Gen-Z following, announce their first-ever collaboration, championing community and creativity. The Vans x Depop six-piece capsule collection, including both footwear and apparel, was thoughtfully designed with artists Jessica Luostarinen, LeiMai LeMaow, Connor Williams and Yuki Haze. Launching today, this partnership celebrates the energy established through collaboration, not only between two brands, but also between unique creative perspectives.
10 Jun 2020
Depop exists for people pushing for change. It's a space where style and self-expression thrive naturally. With a community that believes in working together to make things better – and speaking up when things aren't going that way. You told us these past few weeks we weren't doing enough for our Black community: and you're right. Diversity has always been fundamental to Depop – but it hasn't been represented fully on our platform and we're changing that. Here's how.
5 Feb 2020
British fashion and textile designer Richard Quinn has partnered with Depop, the fashion marketplace with the cult Gen-Z following, to launch a new, affordable collection of pieces designed and produced in his London studio. Made exclusively for the Depop community, Richard Quinn / Depop is the first time the designer has created an in-house, ready-to-wear collection at a lower price point than his mainline collections.
15 Jan 2020
Depop, the UK-based fashion marketplace app with a cult Gen-Z following, announces the launch of Texas Fever, a curated, shoppable lookbook that heroes Texan style and creativity through the eyes of global megastar Megan Thee Stallion and the Depop community. The in-app collection is set to go live on January 17th will feature ~90 preloved items from Megan Thee Stallion and four top Depop sellers from Texas, celebrating a Texan flair and attitude that's culturally relevant on a global scale. Texas Fever gives light to a new wave of creative entrepreneurs that are shifting the pendulum and redefining what style is globally.
5 Dec 2019
Depop and Cartoon Network (CN) to unveil Exhibition Two, an exhibition by artist Slumpy Kev at Art Basel Miami. The showcase will feature a series of eight life-size sculptures, paintings and prints featuring Cartoon Network characters from the early 2000s, including The Powerpuff Girls, Ed, Edd & Eddy, and Courage the Cowardly Dog, as well as a collection of limited-edition merchandise inspired by the exhibition, available on the artist's Depop shop @slumpykev. To coincide with the opening of Exhibition Two, Cartoon Network will announce the founding and launch of an ‘Artist in Residence' program, with Slumpy Kev as their first recipient.
21 Oct 2019
Ralph Lauren and Depop, the UK-based fashion marketplace app with the cult Gen-Z following, have announced a collaboration to launch "Re/Sourced", a curated collection of vintage product, sourced by Depop sellers. The Re/Sourced collection launches on October 22, 2019 and will be accompanied by a digital and in-store campaign that embraces Ralph Lauren's timeless style through the lens of the Depop community.
31 Aug 2019
Depop, the fashion marketplace app with the cult Gen-Z following, to open a physical retail space in London at Selfridges. With the success of its two physical spaces in the US (Depop Space NY, Depop Space LA), Depop Space Selfridges will be the platform's first branded retail space this side of the Atlantic.