Demand online for new officewear jumped in September as workers steadily began reverting to pre-pandemic conditions, a new report shows. Online fashion checkouts for apparel increased 15% year-on-year last month.
Italian fashion group OTB has joined a consortium formed by luxury goods heavyweights LVMH, Prada and Cartier that uses blockchain technology to trace the origin of high-end products to fight counterfeiting.
The Italian label has confided the North American market to luxury industry veteran Daniella Vitale and the EMEA region (Europe, the Middle East and Africa) to Vincenzo Equestre, who joins the brand from Chaumet.
The increasing move towards turnover-based commercial property leases for retail has hit a stumbling block — trust. That's despite this form of leasing being seen as better suited to the operational needs of retailers.
As London gradually recovers from the pandemic but footfall remains well below pre-Covid levels, London’s West End shopping district is in for a £5 billion investment windfall over the next five years.
Two French designers closed the first day of Paris Fashion Week with disruptive yet traditional collections on Monday. Weinsanto offered Alsatian theatricality, while Marine Serre opted for a contemplative video.
Emma Raducanu is fast becoming one of fashion’s favourite sports stars. Only a week after appearing as a last-minute addition to the Met Gala red carpet in a Chanel dress, she’s been confirmed as a Tiffany ambassador.
London’s West End continues to see footfall recovering with figures from the trade body that represents businesses in the neighbourhood – the New West End Company – saying the steady return of office workers is key.