Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Co. has responded to reports that it is selling half of its European business to Signa, confirming that the companies are in talks but denying that a definitive agreement has been reached.
Designers do love the unexpected. In a major surprise, the house of Burberry has revealed it will launch a limited edition collection with iconic British designer Vivienne Westwood. It will debut in early December.
Luxury body Walpole has issued a hard-hitting call urging the government to agree a pro-business Brexit. It said the sector is at risk because brands can't manufacture off-shore as Britishness is key to their appeal.
Watch specialist, Watchfinder & Co has opened its first store in the West Midlands, at the Bullring, as the shopping centre continues to attract top names that are expanding their physical stores footprint.
Smiley has linked up with US-based Boy Meets Girl for a new streetwear collection, to celebrate “More Self Love.” The collection features a customised mash-up of the Smiley Original icon and the Boy Meets Girl logo.
The designer is launching an exclusive accessories collection with the British retailer this month. The range encompasses totes, purses, card holders and scarves and is inspired by his SS18 collection.