idPearl Inc. was established in 2015. The i + d stand for introducing and developing 'pearls' of independent designers, with unique brand stories and collections. We specialize in supporting international brands with their expansion into the US market in the most cost-effective way possible. With over 25 years industry experience, we efficiently position each brand in front of hundreds of retail buyers to build awareness and grow sales. In addition to wholesale, we also provide PR and marketing support, a direct to consumer e-commerce platform, as well as handle all operational functions. idPearl provides the most comprehensive solution within the US, costing far less than if brands were to manage the market themselves, and with more effective results. Choose the package of services that best fit your business needs overall:
- Wholesale Sales
- Public Relations
- Pop up Retail and Events
- Social Media Management
- Website Design and Development
- Business Strategy and Implementation
- Merchandising and Buying Support
About the Founder
Julie L. Swan is a creative and strategic executive leader with a proven track record of sales growth, brand building and team development. With over twenty years experience in the global fashion industry, she has worked for retailers including Parisian, Abraham & Strauss and Dayton Hudson Group, as well as brands including Donna Karan, Polo Ralph Lauren and Kangol. She was instrumental in key buying, distribution, product development and marketing initiatives at these companies, leading to increased brand awareness in emerging markets and significant sales growth in both wholesale and retail channels.
Julie founded idPearl in 2015 to introduce + develop independent designers with boutique retail partners throughout the US market. The idPearl Showroom.