Northampton-based shoe manufacturing company Crockett & Jones is enjoying a sales boom in the UK and internationally, but an increase in distribution costs, shop rents and business rates is impacting its profits.
Unilever's beauty and personal care unit only closes on one-tenth of the M&A deals it looks at, the unit's boss said on Wednesday, illustrating how many upstart brands have flooded the market vying for attention.
The owner of Muji is said to be considering moving its London headquarters out of the UK ahead of Britain’s exit from the European Union, reports said. Germany could potentially become the brand’s European base.
Fast Retailing’s Uniqlo chain has had a strong August in its domestic market with like-for-like sales up by a healthy 8.8% with online included. But they were also up by a strong 7.4% in physical stores only.
As she approaches her 25th anniversary in fragrance, Jo Malone is focusing on her experience and personality with her latest launch, which is the celebrity perfumer’s first-ever namesake fragrance, called Jo by Jo Loves
CEO of Inditex Pablo Isla announced the Spanish apparel giant's major objectives for 2020 in Milan on Tuesday, highlighting sustainability, RFID development and the global expansion of the company's online services.
Farfetch unveiled on Tuesday the first batch of start-ups it will mentor and invest in as part of its Dream Assembly project aimed at giving it access to promising services in the fields of retail, luxury and fashion.