Yoox to Accelerate Expansion After Merger With Net-a-Porter

Yoox founder and CEO Federico Marchetti.

Photographer: Antonio Calanni/AP Photo

For Federico Marchetti, combining Yoox SpA with Cie. Financiere Richemont SA’s Net-a-Porter is about more than staving off competition for luxury sales from department stores and online opponents such as Amazon.com Inc.

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