A study by French financial information specialist Ellisphere found that 1,758 textile and apparel companies went into receivership or were liquidated in France in 2018, out of a total of 113,262 registered businesses.
LVMH’s tech incubator has welcomed its third cohort of companies at start-up campus Station F in Paris. Among them, OneStock, a provider of inventory-harmonisation software solutions for brands and retail chains.
With a career with stints at Primark, Kiabi and Sears, Liz Simon has been recruited as head of supply for the newly restructured Mulliez-owned fashion group, comprised of Pimkie, Jules and Rouge Gorge.
The Mulliez family-owned retailer has promoted César de Vicente to the role of director of international development. De Vincente will hand of his previous post, head of Kiabi's Spain subsidiary, to José Luis Carceller.