Originally Posted by BB1
Why does Mr. Porter sell J. Crew anyway? Isn't this like going to a nice restaurant and having a couple of random Denny's or IHOP entrees appear in the middle of the menu? Think about why a restaurant might choose to do this, then apply the same logic to Mr. Porter. It is not a pretty picture.
Their on-line magazine confirms this purpose. It's like a comic book for status seekers who don't rank. Many references to...