Aurore Colliaux - LXR Takes The Fear Out Of Shopping Second-Hand Luxury Handbags

LXR Takes The Fear Out Of Shopping Second-Hand Luxury Handbags

Article written by Rosa Sanchez on Forbes

" For about three years, the stigma associated with buying second-hand has been on the decline, much thanks to companies like The Real Real and Vestiaire Collective, but some customers still have that underlying fear, when buying used luxury goods, that they're not getting the real thing and they might be investing on something fake or altered. LXR, the Canadian startup which specializes in selling pre-loved designer handbags, eliminates that fear. 

Unlike companies that work with consignment models, LXR has a network of expert luxury buyers in Tokyo and Canada who search for one-of-a-kind designer handbags, authenticate them (not only to make sure they're genuine, but also to ensure they have not been altered in any way), purchase them and then offer them to their clients."

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