×

Fashion

The latest news

OTB: Francesco Tombolini joins Staff International

OTB: Francesco Tombolini joins Staff International

The company that produces and distributes the labels owned by Renzo Rosso’s fashion group has appointed Francesco Tombolini, whose career in luxury spans nearly 40 years, as head of business development and licenses.
Fashion
More than 400 lawmakers from 34 countries back 'Make Amazon Pay' campaign

More than 400 lawmakers from 34 countries back 'Make Amazon Pay' campaign

More than 400 lawmakers from 34 countries have signed a letter to Amazon backing a campaign that claims the tech giant has "dodged and dismissed … debts to workers, societies, and the planet," organisers said.
Fashion
U.S. bans cotton imports from China producer XPCC citing Xinjiang 'slave labor'

U.S. bans cotton imports from China producer XPCC citing Xinjiang 'slave labor'

The Trump administration expanded economic pressure on China’s region of Xinjiang, banning cotton imports from a powerful organization that it says uses the forced labor of detained Uighur Muslims.
Fashion
Most UK e-shoppers fear eco impact of online retail - study

Most UK e-shoppers fear eco impact of online retail - study

More and more UK digital consumers are shopping with a conscience, with 57% now worrying the rise of online shopping is a threat for the environment, according to shipping platform Sendcloud.
Fashion
BNPL strong in UK for Black Friday, beauty was key - Clearpay

BNPL strong in UK for Black Friday, beauty was key - Clearpay

There was big growth in online consumers taking advantage of ‘buy-now-pay-later’ (BNPL) services across Black Friday and Cyber Monday, with shoppers shying away from using credit product payments.
Fashion
UK's Black Friday week lags forecasts - IMRG

UK's Black Friday week lags forecasts - IMRG

​Good but not spectacular. UK online retail sales across the Black Friday weekend were “very strong” this year, although they failed to match forecasts in spite of England being confined to lockdown shopping, IMRG said.
Fashion
2020's stars: joggers, loose jeans, Connell's chain, Air Jordans and Collusion says Asos

2020's stars: joggers, loose jeans, Connell's chain, Air Jordans and Collusion says Asos

​Asos’s annual trends report is particularly interesting this time given that its customers were locked down for much of the year. So what were they buying? Comfortable loungewear, loose jeans and celebrity favourites.
Fashion
Zara unveils first giant concept store in UK with Bluewater upsizing

Zara unveils first giant concept store in UK with Bluewater upsizing

Zara has radically upsized its presence at Landsec’s giant Bluewater mall in Kent with the 37,000 sq ft space also representing the UK debut for its global flagship concept.
Fashion
Isawitfirst in long-term MOBOs link as Musa collab success boosts diversity drive

Isawitfirst in long-term MOBOs link as Musa collab success boosts diversity drive

​Retailer Isawitfirst has announced it’s forging stronger ties with the music industry as it unveils an exclusive partnership with the MOBO music awards, as well as sponsorship of the Best Female category. 
Fashion
Retailers Missguided and Boux Avenue report lockdown loungewear boom

Retailers Missguided and Boux Avenue report lockdown loungewear boom

​Two UK retailers have highlighted the ongoing importance of loungewear this year with Missguided on Thursday saying it saw a 70% surge in sales of the category while Boux Avenue said most consumers are wearing it.​
Fashion
Flipkart's digital payments firm PhonePe to raise $700 million from existing investors

Flipkart's digital payments firm PhonePe to raise $700 million from existing investors

PhonePe, the digital payments unit of Walmart's Indian e-commerce arm Flipkart, said on Thursday it would sell a stake to existing investors for $700 million.
Fashion
PM told to formulate retail support plan as jobs cull continues

PM told to formulate retail support plan as jobs cull continues

​The British government is under increasing pressure to come up with extra support for retail jobs with recent company failures leading to tens of thousands of current and potential job losses.
Fashion
Latest Next Beauty & Home Store opens in The Oracle mall

Latest Next Beauty & Home Store opens in The Oracle mall

​Next is continuing the expansion of its still-new Next Beauty & Home chain with an opening on Thursday at Hammerson’s Reading mall, The Oracle.
Fashion
Guess posts improved earnings in third quarter

Guess posts improved earnings in third quarter

The American fashion retailer reported Q3 net earnings of $26.4 million, or $0.41 per diluted share, on Wednesday, up from $12.4 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, in the prior-year period.
Fashion
PVH tops Q3 estimates with 18% decrease in revenues

PVH tops Q3 estimates with 18% decrease in revenues

The New York-based owner of Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein announced an 18% decline in its third-quarter revenue on Wednesday, a significant sequential improvement compared to the decreases in the last two quarters.
Fashion
Ssense enters new product categories with the launch of 'Everything Else'

Ssense enters new product categories with the launch of 'Everything Else'

Ssense revealed on Tuesday the launch of new product categories designed to live aside its high fashion assortment.
Fashion