British shoppers grew more cautious about their spending in the three months to September despite rising wages, official figures showed on Thursday, raising concerns about the economy in the run-up to Brexit.
Mark Howard Thomas has quit Helmut Lang, barely two years after being appointed creative director of menswear of the fashion house. He will be headed to Lacoste as its new director of men's fashion show.
After the revenue slump recorded in the 2018 financial year, the Swedish lingerie production and distribution group has announced that co-founder Indrek Rahumaa is its new CEO and is tasked with restructuring the group.
UK high street and travel retail newsagent WH Smith has delivered a surprise with news that it’s buying US travel retail specialist Marshall Retail for $400m/£312m, radically expanding its travel retail chain.
One year after launching Hill City, Gap has opened the men's activewear brand’s first physical store in San Francisco, a 12-month pop-up aiming to test the waters as the digital-first label looks into physical retail.
Ant Financial, an affiliate of China’s largest e-commerce company Alibaba Group, is in talks for a syndicated loan of up to $3.5 billion at a lower rate to slash debt costs, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday.
Fashion to Figure has launched an exclusive collaborative collection with Sarah Rae Vargas, combining the YouTube influencer and entrepreneur’s glam aesthetic with the plus-size apparel retailer’s fit expertise.