The Belgian lingerie specialist, parent company of brands including Marie Jo and Primadonna, has published negative preliminary results for the first half of the year, confirming the warning issued in April.
Make-up brand Iconic London has been acquired by Blue Gem Capital’s growing beauty division. The three-year-old brand joins an overall style-focused portfolio that includes Liberty London, Jack Wills and Mamas & Papas.
With its strategic comeback in full swing, the Kering-owned luxury brand will see its marketing director, Lisa Pomerantz, depart this month, coinciding with the arrival of new creative director, Daniel Lee.
Ybrands has released a new study ranking the most trustworthy brands according to consumers aged 13-36. While Dove took the top spot across all product categories, Nike reigned supreme among fashion brands.