Fast-growing young fashion specialist boohoo.com has become the latest UK retailer to be the subject of a probe into its working practices but has denied accusations made in the Channel 4 investigation.
Workers in Britain making clothes for popular high street retailers like River Island and New Look are being paid less than half the minimum wage, an investigation by Britain's Channel 4 television has found.
British fashion retailers will switch their spending firepower to technology from the high street in 2017 after online shopping became the key driver of sales growth over the all-important festive period.
Zalando, Europe's biggest pure online fashion retailer, announced a plan to open a new distribution centre in Sweden later this year to speed up delivery to the Nordics as it reported slower fourth-quarter sales growt...
The active acquisition strategy of UK fashion e-tailer Boohoo.com is keeping it in the news at the moment but on Tuesday it made headlines for its existing business as sales soared and the US operations raced ahead.
Boohoo.com said Monday that the process for its proposed acquisition of failed Nasty Gal’s assets for $20m has been given the go ahead by the US Bankruptcy Court. But there is still time for other bidders to weigh in.