Fashion loves nothing more than a debut, and in a season of five in Milan, Etro went first. Though the star appearance on Friday was by a veteran; a cyberpunk display by Donatella Versace in a major statement.
Pop-up stores are essential for small and fledging fashion brands to gain mainstream exposure. And none more than the temporary showroom on London’s Regent Street spotlighting Fashion Minority Alliance's brands.
Thursday marked a day of thrilling shows in Milan; from the Riviera romance of Max Mara and the grand minimalism of Prada, to an orchestra-led display by MM6 and a giant ovation at Emporio Armani for Giorgio.
Nordstrom Inc has adopted a "poison pill" to prevent investors from amassing 10% or more of its shares, the company said on Tuesday, just days after a Mexican retailer built a stake in the luxury department store chain.
In recent months, the brand has opened new stores in Mexico, Japan, Portugal, Australia, Chile and Austria. In addition, Tiziana Domínguez is stepping down from what has been her position for six years.
Shopify Inc said on Friday it has introduced a new compensation system that allows staff more flexibility in restructuring their awards between cash and equity, as it seeks to attract and retain workers.
John Lewis’s half-year results for the period to the end of July saw the John Lewis and Waitrose owner making a loss before tax and exceptional items of £92 million, compared to a profit of £69 million a year ago.
Inditex reported its first-half results on Wednesday and once again showed why it’s such a hugely successful fashion retail giant. It saw a “very strong operating performance” with sales and profits at “historic highs”.
Rent the Runway announced on Monday record sales for the second quarter ending July 31, coinciding with the news it plans to reduce its workforce by nearly a quarter, in bid to cut annual operating expenses.