Tag : Fashion news
Kurt Geiger issues store reopening plans Subscription
Footwear retailer Kurt Geiger has predicted it will spend an additional £75,000 on running each of its stores this year as part of its plans to reopen when the coronavirus lockdown is lifted.
Canada Goose lays off 125 staff Subscription
Luxury outerwear brand Canada Goose is cutting 125 staff members as a result of the coronavirus, roughly 2% of its global workforce.
Frasers Group reviews furlough payments Subscription
Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group, formerly known as Sports Direct International, has decided to keep salary levels at 100% in May for the majority of its employees.
Brigadier requests Moss Bros takeover review Subscription
Crew Clothing owner Brigadier Acquisition Company has requested a takeover ruling review after it was blocked from attempting to retract its £22.6m bid for menswear chain Moss Bros.
Moose Knuckles hires new CFOSubscription
Canadian luxury outerwear brand Moose Knuckles has appointed Rob Zeidel as its joint chief financial officer and chief operating officer, effective immediately.
The Kooples names new artistic directorSubscription
French fashion brand The Kooples has appointed Tom Van Dorpe as its new artistic director.
M&S hires new online clothing boss Subscription
Marks & Spencer has hired the commercial vice-president of Asda’s George brand, Stephen Langford, as its new ecommerce director.
Cotton Council joins Sustainable Apparel Coalition Subscription
US not-for-profit group Cotton Council International (CCI) has joined the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) and will use the group’s Higg Index sustainability measurement tools to drive environmental and social responsibility throughout its supply chain.
BFC and CFDA call for industry change Subscription
The British Fashion Council (BFC) and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) have called for an alignment of the global fashion industry amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Online stores open on Facebook and InstagramSubscription
Facebook has accelerated and extended the launch of its shopping platform as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.