Dragons’ Den star Peter Jones has said he “jumped at the chance” to invest in Farrell, the menswear label set up by Robbie Williams, with the entrepreneur ploughing at least six-figures into the company which collapsed in October.
Menswear retailer Moss Bros has reported a 5.3% rise in like-for-like sales for the 19 weeks to December 7 as hire sales “stabilise” into the eveningwear season.
House of Fraser saw its third quarter like-for-like sales edge up just 0.8% on last year, with online sales driving much of the department store’s growth.
Premium menswear retailer Spencer Hart’s company voluntary arrangement (CVA) has been approved by creditors in an attempt to safeguard its future, Drapers understands.
French cashmere retailer Franck Namani is to make its UK retail debut with a flagship store in central London.
Brands and buyers have welcomed the launch of men’s accessories trade show Detail, which is scheduled to debut this January in London at the same time as menswear event Jacket Required.
Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw has been appointed menswear ambassador for London Collections: Men.
John Lewis has reported weekly sales of more than £100m for the second week in a row as shoppers rushed out to buy Christmas gifts, and outerwear following the continued cold snap.
Young fashion brand Merc has opened a concession in the Siam Paragon department store in Thailand’s capital city Bangkok.
A new accessories and lifestyle product trade show is launching in London this February, running at the same time as menswear trade show Jacket Required.
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