Secoo, one of the largest premium e-commerce platforms in China, has set up a designer channel to enhance its influence in the fashion world and to help promote more Chinese indie designers on the global stage.
Otto Group could eventually list its fast-growing fashion unit About You, but it's clear a stock exchange move is some time away yet as it focuses on finding a strategic partner and growing internationally first.
Sainsbury’s has been mulling a takeover bid for embattled Mothercare, and while analysts think a deal unlikely, they see it as a prime target given its plunging share price and well-publicised cash flow problems..
Champion Athleticwear has picked Los Angeles' La Brea District as the location for its first ever US retail store. Customization, exclusive product launches, and LA-inspired assortments will be in store year round.
The fashion retailer selling cult menswear brands has been named as one of the fastest-growing companies in the UK after seeing profits soar by 139%. It is planning to open a flagship store in London’s Soho this year.
New Zealand-based fashion retailer Hallenstein Glasson had a good first half with net profit surging 65% as it opened new stores in Australia, ramped up its digital efforts and avoided heavy markdowns.
Irish designer Simone Rocha has a new installation at Dover Street Market in NY showcasing her SS18 dresses on bust forms, surrounded by her seasonal "fuzzy doll" embroidery pattern of red and white dolls holding hands.