A study by French financial information specialist Ellisphere found that 1,758 textile and apparel companies went into receivership or were liquidated in France in 2018, out of a total of 113,262 registered businesses.
For the past few years, cool active sport brands worldwide have been obsessed with one role model – Moncler. One other brand carving out new territory on the apparel map is Rossignol, the nec plus ultra of Alpine skis.
Contemporary womenswear retailer Whistles said Tuesday that it has seen a 10% online sales uplift since it added ‘ship from store’ tech and is also looking at new ways to use the system to enhance the store experience.
Following the inaugural edition of the Fashion Trust Arabia Prize this year, the organization has revealed its program for 2020, announcing the addition of an advisory board and a new award for young talent.
C&A Modas SA, the Brazilian unit of Dutch fast-fashion retailer C&A, and its shareholders aim to raise up to 2.2 billion reais ($542 million) in an initial public offering, according to a securities filing on Monday.
The New York-based brand management company announced on Monday that it is reviewing a range of strategic alternatives for the future of its business, and also revealed that its current CEO is stepping down.
Marks & Spencer is set to drop its Classics sub-brand from Autumn/Winter 2019 and is relaunching the Per Una sub-brand with a redefined aesthetic, to shift customer perceptions from “too frilly” to “stylishly feminine”.
House of Fraser’s owner Sports Direct vehemently denied a report on Monday that most stores will close after the Christmas trading period as it responded to a story suggesting HoF was ready to exit most of its stores.
Given H&M’s massive size, it’s no surprise that the Swedish fashion retailer has an endless stream of news and there are two major developments to share today, one on the style front and one about a new country debut.