Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) is adding a high-powered panel discussion to its showroom in Paris. To discuss: The Globalization of Fashion: Value Creation Through Business Exchange Between Dubai and Paris.
Consolidated net sales and comparable sales for the footwear retailer both decreased, but the Macy's business increased 5.6%. Finish Line also adds Target Chief Technology Officer Faisal Masud to the Board.
UK-based Castore, the premium men’s activewear brand, has raised £1.2 million from investors including New Look founder Tom Singh as it rolls out globally and targets a market gap for higher quality products.
Benetton is staging an exhibition called I See Colors Everywhere in Milan this week. Visitors will be “immersed in a story of colour,” as told by clothes and works by Fabrica, its art and comms research centre.
UK-based luxury men’s footwear label Harrys of London is to enter India with a store in Delhi to be followed by a debut in Mumbai next year. The company is reported to be also looking for franchise partners.
Sea, a Southeast Asian startup backed by Tencent, has filed for a U.S. IPO of up to $1 billion. Similar to Tencent, it has built a platform spanning retail and payments around a profitable gaming business.