London’s West End has continued to see major brand investment this year despite the volatile UK economy and shaky footfall in the Greater London area generally. 2017 store debuts have already beaten last year's total.
Underwear-to-active brand Björn Borg said that sales and operating profit both rose in the latest quarter to the end of September as the firm ramped up its PR efforts and they've paid off with a boost from Lady Gaga.
October was clearly a tough time for Ted Baker but the business, which is one of the UK's most successful fashion retailers, overcame the challenges with an e-tail surge and continuing wholesale strength.
Rebecca Minkoff has launched a new line of #alwayson handbags that contain a QR code for personalized product recommendations, promotions and video content, as part of the growing retail trend of the Internet of Things.
The former Mattel and Walt Disney Company executive will assume the role of Skechers CFO in the next few weeks. He succeeds David Weinberg, who has served as Skechers CFO since 1993, and currently serves as COO.
Target Corp’s holiday-quarter profit forecast fell short of analyst expectations, sending its shares down 10 percent on Wednesday as hopes faded that the retailer would make a shopping season comeback.
Businesses striving to stamp out slavery from their supply chains should not dismiss struggling suppliers but train them to improve the lives of workers, and technology can play a part, said major companies on Wednesday.
Turkish workers who stitched pleas for help into clothing sold by Zara are “just the tip of the iceberg” and highlight the need for mechanisms to address concerns about labour conditions, said a human rights expert.