News from the BFC is coming thick and fast at the moment. Just a day after naming Farfetch exec Stephanie Phair as its new Chair, the group has unveiled David Beckham in the brand new role of Ambassadorial President.
Canadian Tire is buying Helly Hansen with the firm saying it’s adding “a global brand and a leader in sportswear that professionals use and trust.” It’s paying C$985m for the firm that also includes UK brand Musto.
Department store chain House of Fraser’s new majority owner has a major challenge ahead as it battles to bring the retailer back to health with Thursday seeing HoF posting a shock almost-£44 million loss for 2017.
JD Sports-owned premium fashion retailer Tessuti is partnering with Graduate Fashion Week for the first time, sponsoring a new award category for 2018, to be called The Tessuti Sports & Leisurewear Award.
Safilo's performance improved in the first quarter, despite weather that was not very conducive to sunglass sales in many of its key markets. But while Europe and Asia were strong, North America remains a problem.
Some one hundred articles featuring the much sought after NYC-based streetwear label's branding will be put up for auction by Artcurial in Paris on May 16 as part of an event dedicated to US urban culture.
Italian luxury group Tod’s like-for-like sales should improve in the second quarter of the year and turn positive starting from the second half, its Chief Financial Officer Emilio Macellari said on Wednesday.
Think embroidered papal mantles inspiring a John Galliano masterpiece for Dior, Joan of Arc armor refashioned as sexualized corsetry by Jean Paul Gaultier or the monk habit re-styled as eveningwear by Valentino.