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David Jones is the latest department store to embrace resale. Here’s why

A string of impairments have kept the business’ profit down for years.
Australian retailer David Jones has become the latest department store to start selling pre-owned items following the announcement of its partnership with Sydney-based luxury reseller Blue Spinach this month. The move will see David Jones offer second-hand accessories from over 30 designer brands, including Louis Vuitton, Chanel and Prada, both online and in-store. It comes as department stores around the world are attempting to reach a younger generation of shoppers for whom sustainable consump