Outerwear brand Belstaff has opened its second London store at 16 Lamb Street in Spitalfields, east London.
A shared studio in east London which has been home to designers including Jonathan Saunders, Lou Dalton, Holly Fulton and James Long, is set to close in the face of a 400% rent increase.
Jacket Required closed yesterday (July 30) with quieter footfall than on Wednesday, but having confirmed its attraction to multiple and independent buyers who no longer feel a strong pull to the Berlin fairs.
Jacket Required is shining a positive light on the UK menswear industry and gaining an increasingly international following, brands and agents reported on the first morning of the trade show.
US young fashion retailer American Eagle Outfitters is set to spread its wings further with new regional stores after debuting in London last November.
BHS has started consultations with almost 120 employees at two of its stores in Southampton and Carlisle as it continues to review its property portfolio.
Contemporary French retailer The Kooples will relocate to a bigger flagship on London’s Carnaby Street in August.
Spanish womenswear retailer Stradivarius will launch a menswear line in 2017, aimed at urban cosmopolitan men aged between 20 and 30.
Crew Clothing’s sales increased by 12% to £59.2m but it made a loss of £106,828 for the year to October 26, 2014, compared to a profit of £30,304 during the previous year.
Irish menswear mini-chain Best Menswear has appointed examiners, after the sudden closure of department store Clerys last month had a “catastrophic” effect on the company.
Store openings and a beauty launch are keeping UK and Ireland country manager Carlos Duarte busy.
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