Tag : expansion
Castore secures £7.5m to support expansionSubscription
Sportswear brand Castore has raised £7.5m in funding to support its expansion into professional team sports, launch its footwear range and accelerate international growth.
Dunhill expands in AsiaSubscription
Luxury brand Dunhill has opened two new concessions in South Korea, with a third to follow in spring next year.
A growing, stable economy and an increasingly international consumer mindset are making Poland an appealing market for brands seeking to expand.
Snow Peak to open in the UK Subscription
Japanese outdoor brand Snow Peak is opening its first European store on London’s Regent Street this autumn.
Authentic Brands Group secures new funding Subscription
Brand house Authentic Brands Group (ABG) has received €875m (£724.4m) in funding from its now largest investor, private equity fund BlackRock Long Term Private Capital (LTPC).
Childrenswear licensing group Brand Machine plans to grab more market share through product development and new partnerships.
Liberty Fabrics launches B2B online platformSubscription
Liberty London has expanded its fabrics business, with the launch of an online B2B platform.
Zalando invests £180m in new warehouseSubscription
German etailer Zalando is investing €200m (£179.2m) in a new fulfilment centre, which will cover 140,000 sq ft once completed.
Menswear start-up gets £400k fundingSubscription
Manchester-based menswear start-up Grandeur Clothing has signed a £400,000 funding agreement with Bibby Financial Services (BFS).
Resale brand Cudoni secures £1.4m backingSubscription
Luxury resale brand Cudoni has received £1.4m worth of investment to support its international expansion plans.
Kurt Geiger to open first store in IndiaSubscription
Kurt Geiger is opening its first shop in India this autumn, following a new partnership with Reliance Brands-owned distributor Genesis Luxury.
Claret Showroom plots US expansion Subscription
The founders of Drapers award-winning agency Claret Showroom are set to expand their showroom portfolio and are eyeing up locations in the US.
Seafolly branches into ChinaSubscription
Australian swimwear brand Seafolly is launching online in China later this summer through Tmall.
Honey Birdette sets sights on US expansion Subscription
Australian luxury lingerie retailer Honey Birdette will open its first US stores later this year.
Last week I wrote that the high street is not dead. This week proves it.
Missguided has teamed up with retail group Azadea to launch franchise stores and an online offer in the Middle East.
Chi Chi London eyes 30% sales riseSubscription
Occasionwear label Chi Chi London is targeting 30% sales growth this year, after seeing annual sales rise by 32% to £27.5m in the year to 31 January.
Chalayan sells 20% stake Subscription
Designer Hussein Chalayan has sold a 20% stake of his brand to investment platform Centricus.
Zone Two expands into US marketSubscription
Zone Two will open a new 4,500 sq ft show room in Manhattan, New York, later this week as the start of the sales and marketing agency’s plans for wider global expansion.
Victoria Beckham’s label valued at £100mSubscription
Victoria Beckham’s eponymous fashion business has been valued at £100m after receiving a £30m cash injection from a growth equity firm.