Consumer spending on clothing fell slightly from May to June as store prices rose 1.7%, according to data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
US esigner brand DKNY will open a 2,265 sq ft standalone store in Trinity Leeds in October, its first location in the city.
Daphne Selfe, the model who at 86 years old has been gracing the cover of magazines for more than 60 years, is fronting Drapers’ spring 15 Womenswear Special this week.
Louis Vuitton will open its first European airport store at London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 this December.
Chelsea-based lingerie boutique Petits Bisous will launch its first own label collection in September.
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 parted company with two directors in short succession, as the retailer continues to restructure its UK team.
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The Paris show hosted an impressive crop of up-and-coming labels to excite buyers.
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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.
Oasis continues to evolve its domestic-based flagship design, with Glasgow Buchanan Galleries the site of its latest incarnation.
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