July 22, 2022

Shein Took Over Fast Fashion. Then Came the Backlash.

by The Journal.

Background show artwork for The Journal.

WSJ's Fashion Director Rory Satran explains how Shein, now valued at $100 billion, used social media to dominate the fast-fashion industry, and why it’s now facing intense criticism from sustainable shoppers.

Further reading:

- Shein’s Rise Was Nearly Overnight. The Backlash Came Just as Fast 

- China’s Fast-Fashion Giant Shein Faces Dozens of Lawsuits Alleging Design Theft 

- How Shein Became the Chinese Apparel Maker American Teens Love 

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