Two regular reports on Tuesday highlighted the weakness of UK consumer spending at present but also how tough it is to judge overall consumer sentiment given tricky comparisons with a year ago and the impact of Easter.
LK Bennett hasn’t yet announced its new owner, but it's already taking action to liquidate its US stock and is asking for bankruptcy court permission to begin closing-down sales at its US stores and its webstore.
For Fall/Winter 2019-20, the label led by Lucie and Luke Meier has revealed Sander+, a new nature-inspired line focused on outerwear, which launches with a collaboration with historic outerwear manufacturer Mackintosh.
As athleticwear and beauty continue to be strong trends among Gen-Z consumers, Piper Jaffray has released its semi-annual “Taking Stock With Teens” report, revealing strong progress for Vans, Lululemon and Ulta Beauty.
Chanel and The RealReal continue to be embroiled in a legal dispute that began in November, with the French fashion house showing no signs of backing down following a new filing in a New York federal court.
Having implemented a first round of mandatory standards for its exhibitors, the denim trade show’s organizers announced on Monday that it is partnering with the ZDHC for a new set of environmentally focused regulations.
Raymond Massaro, one of France’s most famous shoemakers, whose footwear shod Karl Lagerfeld for many decades, has died at the age 90. Elizabeth Taylor, Romy Schneider and Barbara Hutton would wear his creations.