The US athletic footwear sector grew by 2 per cent last year, generating $19.6 billion in sales, according to The NPD Group. Unit sales grew by 2 per cent and average selling price remained flat, at $58.16.
Unilever , one of the world’s biggest spenders on advertising, has threatened to pull ads from digital platforms such as Facebook and Google if they “create division” in society or fail to protect children.
British shoppers spent less last month than the year before, causing spending in January to fall for the first time since 2013, according to a survey which underscored many households’ caution about their finances.
January retail footfall dropped in the UK with the 1.6% fall being bigger than the 1.3% drop a year ago. But at least it’s better than the three-month average of 1.8% that really underlined how tough UK retail is.
Retailer C&A is expanding its recycling program ‘We Take it Back’ to Belgium, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Launched in 2012 in the Netherlands, the initiative has already collected 278,000 kilos of unwanted clothing.
A new survey shows just how much men and women in Britain hoard clothes and shoes. But while women are buying items and not wearing them, men are wearing them forever and don't want to bin even 10-year-old socks.
Co-founders, model Kristina Romanova, and singer-songwriter and lawyer Antoniette Costa, launched the foundation this Tuesday, unveiling a global platform that seeks to tackle sexual harassment in the fashion industry.