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PM told to formulate retail support plan as jobs cull continues

PM told to formulate retail support plan as jobs cull continues

​The British government is under increasing pressure to come up with extra support for retail jobs with recent company failures leading to tens of thousands of current and potential job losses.
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Mr Porter's Bateman joins Hodinkee as CEO as it raises $40m for expansion

Mr Porter's Bateman joins Hodinkee as CEO as it raises $40m for expansion

​Watches specialist Hodinkee has announced the closing of a $40 million funding round and the arrival of Toby Bateman, the former Mr Porter MD, as its CEO.
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AZ Factory, Charles de Vilmorin and Sterling Ruby to show at Paris Haute Couture Week

AZ Factory, Charles de Vilmorin and Sterling Ruby to show at Paris Haute Couture Week

Alber Elbaz's AZ Factory, Charles de Vilmorin and Sterling Ruby are the three latest brands to be invited by France's Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture to show their collections from 25 to 28 January. 
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Mark Cross joins Amazon Luxury Stores

Mark Cross joins Amazon Luxury Stores

Mark Cross is the latest to sign on to the platform, joining brands like Oscar de la Renta, Altuzarra, La Perla and Cle De Peau.
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China to account for over 60% of world luxury market in short term

China to account for over 60% of world luxury market in short term

Since the pandemic’s outbreak, luxury sales in China have boomed, accounting for up to 80% of the global market in 2020. A position that will stay dominant for years to come, according to Jefferies and Bain & Company.
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Investment fund Style Capital acquires Australia's Zimmermann

Investment fund Style Capital acquires Australia's Zimmermann

Led by Roberta Benaglia, the Italian investment fund, which owns Forte Forte and stakes in Re/Done and MSGM, has acquired a 70% stake in Zimmermann, one of Australia's best-known fashion brands. 
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'Wild Wednesday'? England's reopened stores are busy, but not frenzied

'Wild Wednesday'? England's reopened stores are busy, but not frenzied

​Stores in England were ultra-busy on Wednesday as non-essential shops were allowed to reopen, retailers went the extra mile to make their locations appealing and consumers rushed to buy bargains or to do Xmas shopping.
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For fashion designer Vanessa Bruno 'products made to be worn for six months are now completely obsolete'

For fashion designer Vanessa Bruno 'products made to be worn for six months are now completely obsolete'

Vanessa Bruno and Ecopel have worked on a winter coat made from hemp-based wool. As it launches, designer Vanessa Bruno discusses the collaboration and the materials shaping the future of fashion. 
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Christmas retail footfall to plummet despite reopening frenzy predicts ParcelHero

Christmas retail footfall to plummet despite reopening frenzy predicts ParcelHero

It’s being dubbed ‘Welcome-Back Wednesday’ but the anticipated shopping frenzy on England’s high streets is likely to be short-lived, forecasts ParcelHero.
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Jewellery trade show Bijorhca cancels its January edition

Jewellery trade show Bijorhca cancels its January edition

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 health crisis, international jewellery trade show Bijorhca has cancelled its January edition and has thus far not announced any upcoming dates for its next edition.
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Adidas for Prada launches A+P Luna Rossa 21 sneaker

Adidas for Prada launches A+P Luna Rossa 21 sneaker

Adidas and Prada have revealed the latest stage of their style collaboration and this time it is all about the German active sports giant marrying its technological expertise to the design savvy of the Italian marque.
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New D2C men's label Hand and Jones debuts

New D2C men's label Hand and Jones debuts

​A new men’s lifestyle fashion brand was unveiled on Tuesday after a year of research, design and sampling with the arrival of Hand and Jones.
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BFC unveils New Wave: Creatives list ahead of digital Fashion Awards

BFC unveils New Wave: Creatives list ahead of digital Fashion Awards

The British Fashion Council has unveiled its ‘New Wave Creatives 2020’ list of its 50 “most innovative and young creative talents from around the world”.
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Regent Street traffic ban set to boost Christmas shopping

Regent Street traffic ban set to boost Christmas shopping

High-end retailers along London’s Regent Street have been given a trading boost with news the prime West End shopping destination is to be closed to traffic for the three Saturdays ahead of Christmas.
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Hyve surviving but Pure London owner doesn't see event normalisation until 2022

Hyve surviving but Pure London owner doesn't see event normalisation until 2022

Despite a global events business decimated by Covid-19 in 2020 and an outlook of “disruption” in its events schedule in 2021, Pure London owner Hyve Group was in a positive mood Tuesday as it delivered its final results.
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Balmain names Tancrède de Lalun as new group director of merchandising

Balmain names Tancrède de Lalun as new group director of merchandising

Balmain has appointed Tancrède de Lalun to be group director of merchandising at the Paris house. A graduate of the Institut Français de la Mode, de Lalun has lengthy experience in merchandising and luxury goods.
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