On Friday 20 October Amsterdam Fashion Institute will host the 13th edition of Beyond Green. The symposium brings together students and professionals and focuses on sustainability in the fashion industry.
American publisher Hearst announced that it will take over the Dutch branch of Gruner + Jahr Media. With the takeover all brands and activities of G+J will become part of Hearst and published by Hearst Netherlands.
Out with the old, in with the new. Peter Ridler has moved from his role at White Stuff and has taken over at Calvetron, the firm that owns Dash, Jacques Vert, Precis and Windsmoor after CEO Shaun Wills stepped down.
Unilever reported lower-than-expected 3Q sales, blaming recent storms in the United States and poor weather for weak ice cream sales in Europe, and expressed disappointment over tepid sales growth in personal care.
EBay Inc warned Wall Street on Wednesday that profit this quarter could fall below analysts’ estimates as it invests in marketing and a revamped website to attract more shoppers. Shares fell over 5% in after-hours trade.
Meituan-Dianping on Thursday said it has raised $4bln in a funding round that values China's largest on-demand services provider at $30bln, a strategy to compete with the country's leading e-tail firms in offline retail.