Second life: How The Archive Place is changing the designer fashion game

Brainchild of Andrew Zhang and Candice Tang, The Archive Place launched a few weeks ago as an outlet retailer for end-of-season clothing for designer brands. Here, Zhang discusses the challenges of getting brands on board, the problem with mindless buying and why the pandemic has done them a favour.  Inside Retail: How did you come up with the concept behind The Archive Place? Andrew Zhang: We went live a few weeks ago and we are effectively an online outlet retailer for independent and med