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Nordstrom Rack to open in Wisconsin (US)

Nordstrom, US-based leading fashion specialty retailer, has announced to open a Nordstrom Rack store at Bayshore Town Center in Glendale, Wisconsin, USA. The approximately 26,800-square-foot store is scheduled to open in fall next year. The new Nordstrom Rack location will anchor the redeveloped north end of the project which will also feature a new mall entry, expanded convenient parking and other retail space. Nordstrom Rack will join existing retailers such as H&M, Ulta Beauty, iPic […]

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Burberry’s Chairman to depart

Sir John Peace, who has been the Chairman of UK-based global luxury brand Burberry since 2002, is likely to depart from the company soon. The search for Peace’s successor will be led by Jeremy Darroch, the Chief Executive of Sky, who has been named as Senior Independent Director (SID) of Burberry. Meanwhile, Marco Gobbetti will become Chief Executive next month. Once Gobbetti takes the position, Christopher Bailey, who has been playing the role of Chief […]

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YOOX NET-A-PORTER bans sale of angora

YOOX NET-A-PORTER, a luxury fashion group, has committed to end the sale of angora across all its platforms followed by its adoption of ‘fur-free’ policy. “Regardless of whether fur or angora was obtained by gassing, electrocuting, bludgeoning or by being ripped from a terrified, conscious animal, it’s always a product of extreme cruelty – which most stylish women and designers have turned their backs on as demand for sustainable vegan fashion has soared. By introducing a ban […]

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Mulberry’s revenue swells

British fashion giant Mulberry Group has announced preliminary results for the year ended March 31, 2017. During the year under review, the retailer’s revenue increased by 8 per cent to 168.1 million pounds. Key elements of the growth have been product launches, retail, digital and omni-channel enhancement and selective wholesale. Global digital sales were up 19 per cent to 25.5 million pounds in the said period, accounting for 15 per cent of group revenue. Retail […]

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H&M’s sales surge

H&M, the Swedish multinational fast fashion brand, has announced the sales development for May 2017. Group’s sales including VAT increased 4 per cent in local currencies in the review period compared to corresponding month previous year. Also, the fashion brand witnessed a jump of 8 per cent when converted into SEK. In the first half of the month, sales were affected by tough market conditions in several countries. However, it improved considerably in the second […]

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Bebe puts design centre up for sale

Bebe Stores Inc., US-based womenswear retailer, is actively seeking to sell its Design Centre in Los Angeles, California. The company anticipates closing the sale of the Benicia facility in the next 60 days. It has also closed down its brick-and-mortar operations and entered into a US $ 35 million loan agreement with GACP Finance Co. LLC to make payments to the retail stores’ landlords. In addition, in accordance with the joint venture agreements, the fashion […]

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St. John Knits shows exit door to 100 employees

US-based upscale fashion brand St. John Knits has decided to give pink slip to more than 100 of its workers, effective June 26. The decision has been taken with an aim to cut production costs. Affected employees were given notices and news of the layoffs was filed with the State Department of Employment Development in late April. The fashion house has decided to shift some of its manufacturing jobs from its sprawling facilities in Irvine, […]

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V-Bazaar bags Northern Regions Best Retailer Award

V-Bazaar, one of the largest family fashion retail store chain in North India, has bagged Northern Regions Best Retailer Award at Indian Retail & e-Retail Congress & Awards 2017. Organized by Franchise India in media partnership with TIMES NOW, the award was given to V-Bazaar for their contribution in the Indian retail industry. The parameters on which the retailer won this coveted title were the presence in various untapped cities, product quality, targeting aspirational young class of the society, […]

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C&A launches C2C certified gold T-shirts

Dutch fashion retailer C&A has recently launched the world’s first Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Gold products in its stores in 18 European markets. Certified at gold level by the Cradle-to-Cradle Product Innovation Institute (C2CPII), the recyclable t-shirts are made of 100 per cent organic cotton, with safe materials and chemicals and produced in a socially and environmentally responsible way. The styles were developed in close partnership with Fashion for Good. Fashion for Good is a […]

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Boohoo raises sales forecast

Online fashion retailer Boohoo has raised its full year sales forecast after it noted double fold increase in first-quarter sales. The retailer has expressed hopes to grow by 60 per cent, compared with an earlier forecast of 50 per cent growth. The British company sells own-brand clothing, shoes and accessories online to a core market of 16-24-year-olds. In the three months to the end of May, revenues more than doubled to reach US $ 155.7 […]

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Lindex launches campaign for ‘gender equality’ in supply chain

Northern Europe’s fashion retailer Lindex, known for its rich offering of exciting and affordable collections of women’s and kid’s apparel as well as lingerie, has launched a project named ‘WE Women by Lindex’ to take action for gender equality in the supply chain and create more equal and inclusive workplaces. One of company’s another initiative to improve the lives of women in its global supply chain, ‘WE Women by Lindex’ is a three-year project developed […]

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Perry Ellis inks deal with Ripley Corp. to enter Chile

A leading designer, distributor and licensor of high-end men’s and women’s apparel, accessories and fragrances – Perry Ellis International has signed a license agreement with Comercial ECCSA S.A./Ripley Corp. in Chile to sell apparel, accessories and footwear under the Gotcha brand. Also Read – Outdoor apparel brand Regatta to make US debut George Feldenkreis, Executive Chairman, Perry Ellis International commented, “Our Company is pleased to enter into a partnership with Ripley Department Store to maximize […]

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Lands’ End reports drop in revenue

Land’s End, the US-based fashion retailer, has announced financial results for the first quarter ended April 28, 2017. During the quarter under review, net revenue stood at US $ 268.4 million as compared to US $ 273.4 million in the first quarter of last year. In the said quarter, direct segment net revenue decreased 1.7 per cent to US $ 228.3 million, as compared to the same period last year. Its retail segment net revenue […]

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Hugo Boss appoints new CFO

Hugo Boss, one of the world’s largest fashion company, has appointed Yves Müller as the new Chief Financial Officer. Müller will take care of Investor Relations and Administration within the Hugo Boss Group in his role of CFO. Throwing light on his term commencement, the company informed that it will be no later than January 1, 2018. Began his professional career in 1994, Müller moved to Tchibo GmbH in 1999 where he held various positions in […]

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M&S taps new Strategy Director

Marks & Spencer, a major British multinational retailer, has roped in Melanie Smith as the new Strategy Director. However, the retailer has not detailed her duties yet but mentioned that her role has been “designed to look forward and develop future growth opportunities as the company continues to recover”. She will now become a part of M&S’ Operating Committee and will work alongside the newly appointed Director Jill McDonald. A law graduate from the University of […]

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