Consumer spending falls further in December

CONSUMER SPENDING FALLS FURTHER IN DECEMBER

Consumer spending dropped by 1% in December 2018, with the high street taking a particuarly heavy blow in the run up to Christmas,...

Suppliers' fears for Debenhams mount

SUPPLIERS' FEARS FOR DEBENHAMS MOUNT

Suppliers have expressed concern about the future of Debenhams following last week's revolt by Mike Ashley at the retailer's annual...

 
 
 
Jack Wills calls in advisors

JACK WILLS CALLS IN ADVISORS

Lenders at Jack Wills have appointed accountancy firm EY to asses the company's financial position.

LF Intimates sold to Pour Moi

LF INTIMATES SOLD TO POUR MOI

LF Intimates, the owner of swimwear and lingerie brands Charnos and Lepel, has been sold to British swimwear, nightwear and lingerie...

 
 
 
New Look to regroup after restructuring debt

NEW LOOK TO REGROUP AFTER RESTRUCTURING DEBT

New Look's refinancing, aimed at reducing its long-term debt by 80%, will put the retailer “on the front foot” in tackling its turnaround...

Turkish modest etailer to open London office

TURKISH MODEST ETAILER TO OPEN LONDON OFFICE

Modest fashion etailer Modanisa is planning to open an office in London after it sold a minority stake to investment banks Goldman...

 
 
 
Clearance continues to boost John Lewis sales

CLEARANCE CONTINUES TO BOOST JOHN LEWIS SALES

Fashion sales at John Lewis for the week to 12 January jumped 4.9% compared with 2018, driven by customers shopping the Sale and starting...

M&S names stores set to shutter

M&S NAMES STORES SET TO SHUTTER

Marks & Spencer has revealed the next 17 shops proposed for closure across the UK as part of plans to reshape its store estate, impacting...

 
 
 
Fashion Radar: Fila debuts new premium line

FASHION RADAR: FILA DEBUTS NEW PREMIUM LINE

Italian sportswear brand Fila is launching a new, premium label - Fila Fjord - for autumn 19.

Fashion Radar: Spill the Tea causes a stir

FASHION RADAR: SPILL THE TEA CAUSES A STIR

Ethical, vegan, independent and 1990s are all buzzwords on the young fashion scene, and new brand Spill the Tea is seeking to tap into...

 
 
 
Revenue rises at Boohoo Group

REVENUE RISES AT BOOHOO GROUP

Group revenue at Boohoo Group rocketed by 44% across all regions in the four months to 31 December.

Lululemon ups revenue forecast

LULULEMON UPS REVENUE FORECAST

Canadian activewear retailer Lululemon has upped its revenue forecasts for the last quarter of its financial year following online...

 
 
 
Jigsaw CEO and chairman to step down

JIGSAW CEO AND CHAIRMAN TO STEP DOWN

Jigsaw's interim chief executive, Chris Stephenson, is stepping down on 28 January after six months in the role, and chairman Charles...

Christopher Raeburn rebrands

CHRISTOPHER RAEBURN REBRANDS

Eponymous British brand Christopher Raeburn has rebranded as Raeburn as it celebrates its tenth year in business.

 
 
 
Festive sales up but profits hit at Matalan

FESTIVE SALES UP BUT PROFITS HIT AT MATALAN

Matalan has posted revenue growth of 4.9% to £308.3m for the 13 weeks to 24 November.

Hackett buying director to join new retail delivery service

HACKETT BUYING DIRECTOR TO JOIN NEW RETAIL DELIVERY SERVICE

Buying director at Hackett London, Carsten Skovgaard, will join a new retail delivery service called Drop-Off in the same role on 28...

 
 
 
'Interested parties' for collapsed Hardy Amies

'INTERESTED PARTIES' FOR COLLAPSED HARDY AMIES

A sale is on the cards for British heritage menswear brand Hardy Amies, after it went into administration last week.

Castore plans international expansion as sales rise

CASTORE PLANS INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION AS SALES RISE

Luxury men's activewear brand Castore is set to ramp up its international business in 2019, as demand soars for its premium product.

 
 
 
Christmas cheer for Seasalt

CHRISTMAS CHEER FOR SEASALT

Cornish lifestyle brand Seasalt has reported record Christmas sales, up 35% on last year, for the five weeks to 5 January.

Strong growth for Barbour as it turns 125

STRONG GROWTH FOR BARBOUR AS IT TURNS 125

Turnover increased by 9.2% to £185.3m at heritage British brand Barbour for the year ending 30 April 2018.

 
 
 



Raf Simons Taps Luca Lemaire, David Van Brusselt & Maoro Bultheel for Spring...

Raf Simons Taps Luca Lemaire, David Van Brusselt & Maoro Bultheel for Spring '19 Campaign

Models Luca Lemaire, David Van Brusselt, and Maoro Bultheel are close-up ready for Raf Simons' spring-summer 2019 campaign. As usual, Willy Vanderperre photographs the... Read more ...

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Various Shows

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Maje

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Raf Simons turns Stan Smiths into vintage sneakers for new collab

Raf Simons turns Stan Smiths into vintage sneakers for new collab

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Oysho

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Raf Simons Goes Minimal for Fall '19 Collection

Raf Simons Goes Minimal for Fall '19 Collection

After an abrupt departure from his creative post at Calvin Klein, designer Raf Simons returns to the catwalk with his fall-winter 2019 collection. Simons goes long and tailored... Read more ...

Off-White: Menswear AW19

Off-White: Menswear AW19

Virgil Abloh is prolific and successful. His designs for the Louis Vuitton spring menswear collection have, reportedly, already sold 30% more in the first 48 hours in-store... Read more ...

Rihanna said to be in talks with LVMH to launch luxury house under her name

Rihanna said to be in talks with LVMH to launch luxury house under her name

It looks like Rihanna is reaching for even greater heights in the fashion industry. The pop star is in “secret talks” with luxury conglomerate LVMH to launch a luxury house... Read more ...

Vogue Ukraine

Vogue Ukraine

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Sales drop at N Brown Group

Sales drop at N Brown Group

Group sales at N Brown Group in the 18 weeks to 5 January fell 1.6% year on year, in a “challenging” and “highly promotional” market. Read more ...