Following news that Asos is looking to cut up to 100 jobs at its London headquarters, the online retailer could be looking at further redundancies after kickstarting a review at its customer care facility in Watford.
The word “slump” isn’t what we like to read when we get a new report about consumer footfall to non-food retail stores. But that’s what we saw on Monday as the BRC and Springboard issued their latest monthly report.
In a major announcement on Monday, Swallowfield revealed it has sold its cosmetic manufacturing business to Knowlton Development Corporation. From now on, it will focus solely on its portfolio of beauty brands.
As fashion becomes increasingly casual, the denim trend is showing no signs of loosening its grip on consumers globally with the market still extremely buoyant, a new report from London-based search engine Lyst shows.
Rapper Lil Wayne is turning to fashion design for American Eagle. The Grammy Award-winning hip-hop star has been snapped up by the apparel label to create a 25-piece back-to-school collection launching on August 10.
The departure of M&S’s clothing, home and beauty head Jill McDonald, has been followed up by news that the retailer has headhunted Maddy Evans, the fashion director of Topshop, as it targets younger shoppers.