According to the results of the 3rd quarter of 2020, the turnover of premium goods increased by 109% compared to the same period last year, sales in pieces increased by 97% year-on-year, '' Wildberries said in an analytical report.
Sales of premium sportswear (+ 3%), accessories (+ 701%), underwear (+ 163%), clothing (+ 113%) and footwear (+) grew the most dynamically at the site of the largest online store in Russia in the 112rd quarter. 91%).
“In the 3rd quarter. 2020, clothing and accessories brands Zadig & Voltaire, Barbara Bui, Chiara Feragni, Les Hommes, GCDS and Liu Jo entered our online platform, and the Le Coeur line of women's clothing was added to the Twinset range on Wildberries. Bags, clutches and wallets from the Italian brand Furla, as well as outerwear from ADD and Woolrich appeared on sale. In addition, we have signed an exclusive contract with the German premium brand AIGNER, which has decided to enter the Russian online market together with Wildberries, ”says Vyacheslav Ivaschenko, Wildberries Development Director.
Wildberries analyzed orders and made the TOP-10 of the most popular premium brands in the fashion category, the top ten included such brands as Tommy Hilfiger, Guess, Hugo, EA7, Ash, Liu Jo, Michael Kors, Love Moschino, Diesel, Coccinelle.
It is worth noting that until recently, the Wildberries platform was perceived by consumers as an online store focused on the sale of mass-market goods, where you can often buy goods at more favorable prices than in traditional retail stores. Because of this, some brands preferred to diversify their assortment, displaying lower price category goods on Wildberries and placing premium lines on other sites. In particular, this policy was adopted at the beginning of this year by the Italian footwear brand Geox, which offered exceptionally inexpensive shoes made from cheaper materials in the children's range at Wildberries. This year, Geox children's sneakers with a genuine leather upper could be found on Mytoys.ru; in the adult assortment, the site Lamoda.ru successfully competed with Wildberries, but now the situation may change.
Wildberries Is the largest online retailer in Russia, operating on the market for 15 years. The geography of the company's presence covers eight countries: Russia, Poland, Slovakia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia and Ukraine. Wildberries turnover in 2019 grew by 88% and reached 223,5 billion rubles, in 9 months of 2020 - by 104% to 285,6 billion rubles.
As of September 2020, more than 1 million orders are processed daily on Wildberries. The company has over 25 thousand points of issue of orders.
The Wildberries assortment includes more than 5 million SKUs of goods from 60 Russian and foreign brands: clothing and footwear, accessories, beauty products, children's products, appliances and electronics, household goods, jewelry, food, books, digital goods and much more. ... About 000% of goods are produced in Russia.