Robert De Keyser, the new UK and Irish wholesale agent for Basler, plans to double the mainstream German brand’s UK sales within three years, starting with its spring 15 collection.
The groundswell of support for UK-based designers and manufacturers continued this week with the launch of the inaugural Buy British Day, which will take place on October 3.
Actress and model Kelly Brook has been named as the face of footwear brand Skechers for the company’s 2015 marketing and social media campaigns.
Sports etailer Pro-Direct is preparing to open its first standalone store just off London’s Carnaby Street.
Footwear brand and retailer Crocs is making 183 positions redundant out of its nearly 5,000-strong workforce, and plans to close up to 100 stores after reporting a decline in profits.
Buying group Independent Menswear Company (IMC) is to return to Berlin next year following its successful trip to the German tradeshow circuit with 22 of its members.
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New Look has lost two directors in short succession, as the retailer continues to restructure its UK team.
Moss Bros chief executive Brian Brick got an uncomfortable view of how his company operates in this week’s episode of Undercover Boss, a Channel 4 reality TV series.
The Germans have plenty to celebrate following the dramatic conclusion of Sunday’s World Cup in Brazil, and German sportswear brand Adidas is sharing in the triumph.
On Tuesday night, I was not expecting anything to be as surprising as Bread & Butter’s news that it would hold an edition in Seoul on September 3-5, 2015.
The annual Fashion Retail Academy Awards, where this year’s crop of talented graduates were congratulated by Arcadia boss Sir Philip Green and education secretary Michael Gove among others, proved you just can’t beat pracitcal work experience in the field.
Janine O’Keefe founded womenswear independent Okeefe in Esher, Surrey.
The Paris show hosted an impressive crop of up-and-coming labels to excite buyers.
Helped by sales manager Diane Sykes, Jürgen Leuthe is giving the 144-year-old label a new lease of life.
PowaTag, which allows any advert to be turned into a buying opportunity, is being snapped up by retailers hoping to capitalise on the ability to fast-track sales and payments.
Milanese footwear tradeshow Micam has teamed up with WGSN for its spring 15 edition to form a trend hub at the show.
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