H&M has just announced the appointment of Donald Schneider to the post of artistic director at its eponymous label. Just as Diesel did with Bruno Collin, the Swedish group called upon the press to advertise the position.
Bellwether British retailer Marks & Spencer said it is hoping its older customer base will see it through the gathering storm of public sector cuts and tax rises as it beat forecasts for second-quarter sales.
Following the success of Europe's first shop in Birmingham, the easy-on-the-purse-strings American clothing label announces its investment in four new European markets, aiming to compete with H&M, Zara and Topshop.
Fast Retailing said on Monday that same-store sales at its Uniqlo budget fashion chain in Japan fell 24.7 percent in September from a year earlier, blaming a severe heatwave that hurt sales of autumn items.
Swedish fashion group H&M reported disappointing third-quarter earnings on Wednesday and said it would open fewer stores than planned this year because of a difficult property market in southern Europe and France.
Next's new fall trends will be available virtually from the U.S. as Sears.com announces on Wednesday its exclusive partnership with the UK fashion retailer. The affordable British designs join a host of international brands.