Monday, August 19, 2019

Banana Republic hops on board the latest retail trend

Chain Store Age
Banana Republic has joined the growing ranks of retail companies that are letting consumers rent apparel.

Banana Republic on Friday said it will launch an online subscription rental service for women at the end of September, with the goal of adding men’s apparel at a later date. Called “Style Passport,” the service will allow customers to rent three items for the monthly fee of $85, with the option to purchase any piece. The plan includes free priority shipping, unlimited exchanges and returns, and complimentary laundering services.. . . more