Tod’s Group hires new creative directorSubscription
Tod’s Group has appointed Walter Chiapponi as creative director of its women’s and men’s collections.
Selfridges has unveiled its iconic Christmas window campaign, becoming the first department store in the world to launch its in-store displays and windows for the Christmas season.
Positive start to The Textile ForumSubscription
UK fabric trade show Textile Forum got off to a busy start this week, as buyers flocked to One Marylebone in London to see what textile manufacturers had to offer.
Fast fashion ads banned by watchdogSubscription
Fast fashion retailers Boohoo and Missguided have both had recent adverts banned by the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA), following complaints over their impact on young shoppers and depiction of women.
Retailers to face £137m business rates hikeSubscription
Retailers will have to pay an extra £137m next year after it was confirmed that inflation costs will increase by 1.7% in 2020/21.
John Lewis's top trends for 2019Subscription
In its seventh annual Retail Report, John Lewis & Partners has identified the seven biggest fashion trends of 2019, including utility-style jumpsuits, midi dresses and sustainability, as it continues to navigate changing consumer shopping habits.
Asos has ‘more work to do’, admits CEOSubscription
Asos’s CEO Nick Beighton has admitted the etailer has “more work to do” to get the business back on track, after a “painful and disruptive” 2018 led to a plunge in profits.
Indie uproar at 'deepest ever' discounting Subscription
Independent retailers are feeling the pressure as struggling high street stores slash their prices, marking the “deepest mid-season Sale in history”.
The price of a no-deal BrexitSubscription
As the reality of a no-deal Brexit nears, retailers face increased costs as a result of import tariffs on clothing and weaker sterling. The question is: who pays?
M&S CFO departure date revealedSubscription
Marks & Spencer has announced that Humphrey Singer will step down from his role as group chief finance officer on 31 December.