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Industry pressure has caused Karl-Heinz Müller to cancel his plan to transfer Bread & Butter to Barcelona in January. BBB will run on January 19-21 alongside the other Berlin events.
High street retailers are among creditors owed £3.48m following supplier The Fielding Group’s administration, Drapers understands.
Carmaker Bugatti Automobiles has agreed a deal for its first worldwide retail store in London’s West End, which will sell a limited edition luxury clothing, lifestyle and accessories line.
John Lewis’ fashion sales “stepped forward considerably” in the week to August 16, growing by 14.1%.
US lifestyle retailer Lands’ End made its full-price bricks-and-mortar debut in the UK this week, with five concessions in House of Fraser stores set to be trading across England by the end of September.
Burberry chief executive and chief creative officer Christopher Bailey has offloaded £5.2m of shares in the company, weeks after shareholders staged a revolt against his £27m pay package.
Pan-European womenswear business VeldhovenGroup will launch Dutch contemporary brand Dept in the UK next year.
Ugg Australia plans to drive UK growth by expanding its lifestyle categories including loungewear and accessories, while also bolstering its retail presence in Europe and the Middle East.
StreetHub, a website and app offering a click-and-collect service for independent London retailers, is preparing to expand to Brighton.
Swedish fashion chain Lindex will open its first UK store in Westfield Stratford in spring 2015.
Condé Nast is divesting Women’s Wear Daily and other titles under the Fairchild Fashion Media umbrella to American media and publishing entrepreneur Jay Penske.
Political tensions in Russia and Thailand and unfavourable exchange rates have hit tourist retail spend in the UK in the seven months to the end of July.
After advising a rescue of womenswear label Olsen, VeldhovenGroup UK boss Charlotte McHardy is delivering on her promise to revive it.
The family behind Robinsons of Bawtry have turned a small-town indie into a big player.
It took some tough love to rebuild the British chain, but Bonmarché is now getting back in shape and expanding.
An order from Tesco could trigger the rebirth of Northeast manufacturing, the owners of a Peterlee factory believe.