DTLA – More than 20 Los Angeles apparel manufacturers and companies, most located in the Downtown Fashion District, have launched an online commerce site.
FashionDomino.com is a wholesale fashion site with products in numerous styles The idea came from members of the Korean American Apparel Manufacturers Association, which is centered on San Pedro Street in the Fashion District, according to Yul Kwon, head of the group. Kwon said that the move is a response to high rates charged for online ads on existing e-commerce sites.
“We had to start our own marketplace, for manufacturers by manufacturers,” he said.
The site launched earlier this year and is intended to complement brick and mortar showrooms, not replace them, Kwon said.