Chanel reports profit rise post-Largerfield era

CHANEL REPORTS PROFIT RISE POST-LARGERFIELD ERA

French fashion house Chanel reported a 16.4% boost in net profits to $2.17bn in the year to 31 December, driven by strong growth across...

Pentland Brands takes action against modern slavery

PENTLAND BRANDS TAKES ACTION AGAINST MODERN SLAVERY

Pentland Brands, owner of Speedo, Berghaus and Ellesse, has created an ethical trade app to educate its employees about responsible...

 
 
 
Retailers bring forward summer Sales

RETAILERS BRING FORWARD SUMMER SALES

Several high street multiples have brought forward their summer Sales, and are blaming poor weather and tough year-on-year comparisons...

London loses its shine for fashion talent

LONDON LOSES ITS SHINE FOR FASHION TALENT

“Cream of the crop” fashion candidates are being squeezed out of London and forced to find roles overseas as uncertainty across the...

 
 
 
Tretorn appoints new CEO

TRETORN APPOINTS NEW CEO

Swedish footwear and outerwear brand Tretorn has appointed Magnus Månsson as its new CEO.

Asos launches virtual catwalk

ASOS LAUNCHES VIRTUAL CATWALK

Asos has launched an augmented reality feature on its app, called Virtual Catwalk.

 
 
 
Severe weather hits UK footfall

SEVERE WEATHER HITS UK FOOTFALL

Total footfall was down 5.1% year on year for the week ended 15 June, as the “relentless” rain deterred consumers from venturing out.

20,000 shops shut since 2010

20,000 SHOPS SHUT SINCE 2010

More than 20,000 shops have disappeared from high streets across England and Wales in the past nine years, new research has found.

 
 
 
H&M group's second-quarter sales grow

H&M GROUP'S SECOND-QUARTER SALES GROW

H&M group's net sales grew 11% year on year to SEK 57.4bn in the two months to 31 May, amid “rapid changes in the fashion industry”.

Global Fashion Group sets price range for IPO

GLOBAL FASHION GROUP SETS PRICE RANGE FOR IPO

International etailer Global Fashion Group has set the price range for its planned initial public offering at €6 to €8 per share, as...

 
 
 
Monsoon CVA expected to launch this week

MONSOON CVA EXPECTED TO LAUNCH THIS WEEK

Landlords are reportedly seeking more than £30m of rescue funding in the form of equity in Monsoon Accessorize as part of its company...

US landlords file legal challenge against Arcadia

US LANDLORDS FILE LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST ARCADIA

A group of US landlords have reportedly filed a legal challenge against Topshop's liquidation in America, in a bid to recoup some of...

 
 
 
Board shake-up at Jigsaw

BOARD SHAKE-UP AT JIGSAW

UK retailer Jigsaw has appointed Despina Don-Wauchope, a former head of finance at property group Land Securities, as its finance director.

Fashion sales rise at John Lewis

FASHION SALES RISE AT JOHN LEWIS

Fashion sales at John Lewis leaped by almost 15% in the week to 11 June 2019

 
 
 
Topshop fashion director departs for M&S

TOPSHOP FASHION DIRECTOR DEPARTS FOR M&S

Topshop fashion director Maddy Evans is leaving the company to join Marks & Spencer in a senior buying role.

Landlords seek 30% equity in Monsoon

LANDLORDS SEEK 30% EQUITY IN MONSOON

Landlords are seeking up to a 30% equity stake in Monsoon in return for backing any company voluntary arrangement proposals, Drapers...

 
 
 
This week we test your knowledge of people moves, CVA updates and first quarter profits

THIS WEEK WE TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF PEOPLE MOVES, CVA UPDATES AND FIRST QUARTER PROFITS

LONDON FASHION TALENT FLEES OVERSEAS

“Cream of the crop” fashion candidates are being squeezed out of London and forced to find roles overseas as uncertainty across the...

 
 
 
Harrods hires new fashion director

HARRODS HIRES NEW FASHION DIRECTOR

Harrods has appointed Selfridges womenswear buying and merchandising director, Lydia King, as its new fashion director.

Arcadia to axe 170 head office jobs

ARCADIA TO AXE 170 HEAD OFFICE JOBS

Arcadia is to cut 170 head office roles as Sir Philip Green battles to turn around its fortunes.

 
 
 



Sneaker brand P448 to open flagship stores in Milan and New York

Sneaker brand P448 to open flagship stores in Milan and New York

P448, the Italian sneaker brand recently acquired by StreetTrend LLC and Panda Srl, has announced plans to open flagship stores in 2020 in Milan and New York, following a... Read more ...

New Balance Celebrates the Toronto Raptors With Special Edition 997 & 990v5

New Balance Celebrates the Toronto Raptors With Special Edition 997 & 990v5

New Balance is honoring the Toronto Raptors' historical NBA Championship win with a special edition 997 and 990v5. Crafted with suede and mesh uppers, both silhouettes arrive... Read more ...

GR8's Summer 2019 Editorial Takes Note of Current Trends in Fashion

GR8's Summer 2019 Editorial Takes Note of Current Trends in Fashion

After just expanding, renovating, and re-opening its Harajuku location , Tokyo-based retailer GR8 has returned with a Summer 2019 lookbook which highlights the retailer's... Read more ...

Emporio Armani Finds a Modern Stride with Spring '20 Collection

Emporio Armani Finds a Modern Stride with Spring '20 Collection

Emporio Armani pumps up the volume and makes a case for progressive casual style with its spring-summer 2020 men's collection. Iridescent materials and pre-wrinkled fabrics... Read more ...

'90 Day Fiancé' Star Tasha Channels Her Inner Harley Quinn for Poolside...

'90 Day Fiancé' Star Tasha Channels Her Inner Harley Quinn for Poolside Photo Shoot

Watch out, Margot Robbie! 90 Day Fiancé star Tasha Rosenbrook just did a Harley Quinn inspired photo shoot and shared the sexy snaps with her followers on June 18. The TLC... Read more ...

Heron Preston Creates Reinterpreted Tailoring on Paris Fashion Week Men's...

Heron Preston Creates Reinterpreted Tailoring on Paris Fashion Week Men's SS20 Runway

Heron Preston has showcased his latest work for Spring/Summer 2020 at Paris Fashion Week Men's , unveiling more Levi's pieces and a number of GORE-TEX -equipped garments. Worn... Read more ...

‘Bachelorette' Favorite Jed Wyatt's Ex Claims He Was Still Dating Her on the...

‘Bachelorette' Favorite Jed Wyatt's Ex Claims He Was Still Dating Her on the Show: ‘He Told Me It's Not Real, It's Acting'

This could seriously damage his standing as a fan favorite! Hannah Brown seems to be falling head over heels for crooner Jed Wyatt on Bachelorette, but new claims from an... Read more ...

HUF Joins Forces With Artist Mark Bodé on Limited-Edition Capsule

HUF Joins Forces With Artist Mark Bodé on Limited-Edition Capsule

HUF has teamed up with American artist Mark Bodé on a capsule collection featuring original illustrations across jackets, T-shirts, skate decks and accessories. Following in... Read more ...

Ratio et Motus

Ratio et Motus

Deriving its name from the Latin term for « sense and emotion ,» RATIO ET MOTUS only launched in 2018, yet New York-based Angela Wang and Daniel Li , the creative minds behind... Read more ...

Swollen No More! Jessica Simpson Flaunts Her Toned Ankles 2 Months After...

Swollen No More! Jessica Simpson Flaunts Her Toned Ankles 2 Months After Giving Birth to Daughter Birdie

Get it, girl! Just two months after Jessica Simpson gave birth to her daughter, Birdie Mae, the former pop star, 38, is flaunting her killer physique on Instagram. “I spy... my... Read more ...