The board of Britain's Marks & Spencer is expected to be on the receiving end of a big investor revolt for the second year in a row when shareholders meet for the retailer's annual meeting on Wednesday 8 July.
The board of sportswear retailer JJB Sports has given its "unanimous support" to Executive Chairman David Jones over a 1.5 million pound loan he received from Mike Ashley, majority shareholder of arch rival Sports Direct.
A week after troops ousted the Honduran president at gunpoint, factory owner Roberto Cardona watches his industrial bobbins spinning thousands of threads into T-shirt fabric and frets fickle clients will pull orders if the crisis deteriorates.
Nehmatullah Yusefy's burqa sales have dropped 50 percent since the Taliban were toppled in 2001 and he says he will soon need to start stocking other styles of Islamic dress to make up for lost profits.
Christian Lacroix sank to his knees, surrounded by his models in funereal black and his bride in gold lace, overcome with emotion at the end of his haute couture show on Tuesday 7 July, which could very well be his last.
It’s a “stellar collection” that Adidas Originals is preparing for summer 2010, and it will be drawing on the perennial Star Wars licence. This collaboration should continue until autumn-winter 2010/2011.
Mariella Burani Fashion Group has sold its 51% stake in Calgaro, part of the group’s Fashion Jewellery division, to FinHolding, owned by Giuseppe Calgaro and Monica Fin, meaning that Mr Calgaro will now hold 100% of the enterprise.