The owner of brands including Wrangler and Lee announced on Monday that it is expanding its Indigood water saving program to include any technology that uses at least 90% less water than conventional fabric production.
Boohoo Group’s PrettyLittleThing (PLT) label has been looking at internal search data from last year and this to see what's been driving most interest and has identified some clear trends that will be key for 2021.
Diesel is known for taking some bold steps as a brand, but this one is particularly interesting with the Italian label saying that it has launched its first petwear collection in stores and online this week.
Following its recent Jaeger buy, M&S is diving deeper into selling additional fashion brands with news Thursday that it will add Hobbs, Joules, Phase Eight, White Stuff, Jack & Jones, Sloggi and Sosandar to its offer.
In a surprise move, one of the UK's most successful fashion retail giants, Next, said it would be buying a minority stake in one of the most respected mid-sized names, Reiss. And it could take a majority stake as well.
M&S has launched webstores in 46 new international markets as it works to boost its global sales, “instantly expanding online reach to over 100 countries and enabling millions more customers to purchase M&S products”.
Finally, Paris Fashion Week had an actual live catwalk show. A drive-in runway event witnessed Thursday night by a few score of editors and influencers from inside Citroen DS7s and staged inside the AccorArena.