Tag : investment
Thread eyes global markets with cash injectionSubscription
Menswear personal-styling website Thread.com will grow its artificial intelligence teams and brand awareness, and explore international expansion, after securing an additional $22m (£16.7m) in funding this week.
Thread receives $22m in fundingSubscription
Menswear personal styling website Thread has today announced $22m (£16.7m) in additional funding.
Manufacturing marketplace secures investmentSubscription
The UK’s first fully-automated online fashion manufacturing marketplace has secured £650,000 investment from a venture capital fund, less than a year after its launch.
The Modist wins cash injectionSubscription
Luxury etailer The Modist has secured a $15m (£11.2m) investment from female-led private equity firm Vaultier 7.
H&M shelves shareholder reinvestment planSubscription
H&M has ditched a plan to allow its shareholders to reinvest their dividends into new stock.
Fashion investor Eiesha Bharti Pasricha has acquired a “significant” minority share in luxury sports brand Fyodor Golan.
Tencent and JD.com invest in Chinese etailerSubscription
Chinese tech giants Tencent and JD.com are to invest $863m (£646m) into discount Chinese etailer Vipshop in a bid to boost their fashion offering.
John Lewis invests £100,000 in start-upsSubscription
The John Lewis Partnership has invested £100,000 in two start-ups following its fourth annual accelerator programme, JLAB.
Farfetch losses swell in expansion driveSubscription
Annual losses ballooned at luxury online retailer Farfetch as the business invested in new technology and expanding its team.
Serial entrepreneur Touker Suleyman talks to Drapers about repositioning his fashion labels, his career and Dragons’ Den.