Has Covid made used clothes an ‘amazing business’?

UK-based Depop – one of the biggest resale platforms, which allows buyers and sellers to connect directly, taking a cut of each sale – says growth has remained solid this year, after hitting a peak during the lockdowns when business doubled, while Poshmark, a similar site, has said sales this spring were up 50%.

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