Known for his ultra-feminine, silhouette-driven gowns, couturier Giambattista Valli shook up Haute Couture fashion week in Paris on Monday with a botanic-inspired collection displayed not on models, but on mannequins.
The Spanish fashion brand went from having 544 stores in 2015 to just 391 in 2019. According to its managing director Adriana Dominguez, the rise of online shopping has rendered bricks-and-mortar unnecessary.
The premium womenswear trade show has announced that its upcoming SS20 edition will feature a carefully curated selection of new talent, including Cecilie Copenhagen, Suncoo, A Kjærbede, Mhudi and M.A.B.E.
Zalando and logistics firm PostNord are trialling a new service that allows individuals to use their homes as pick-up and drop-off points for online deliveries. The service will launch for three months in Denmark.
Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centres in France on Tuesday as part of stepped-up climate change demonstrations.
Stockholm Fashion Week has been cancelled, weeks before it was due to open its doors. The Swedish Fashion Council will focus on the development of a platform more relevant to today's industry, it said.
Expanding shoe retailer Deichmann is on a mission to grow its UK footprint despite posting a pre-tax loss of £1.4 million in 2018. Its latest accounts revealed that the brand opened nine new UK stores last year.
According to the unions, there was extensive support among the employees of luxury lingerie label La Perla on Monday for the strike against the prospect of some 100 job cuts at the company’s Bologna headquarters.