Arcadia revealed some details of its long-rumoured CVA plan late Wednesday afternoon with an exit from its US stores and closures in the UK and Ireland that will affect 520 jobs. It will also focus more on digital.
Value footwear chain Shoe Zone may have seen its sales falling slightly in the first half up to March 30, but the company’s ability to boost its product gross margins helped to keep profit on an even keel.
Ascena Retail Group has announced that its Dressbarn brand is planning to begin a wind down of its operations, yet another step in its parent company’s efforts to turn its business around and improve shareholder value.
In response to the increasing number of graduates focusing on sustainability, the next edition of GFW will present leading UK and international students' work at a new hub launched in partnership with Farfetch.
Currently exporting 95% of output to countries including France, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom, the Portuguese footwear sector is adapting to meet the latest trends and betting on innovation.
Giorgio Armani has altered the time and location of its signature menswear show on June 17 in the upcoming Milan menswear catwalk season, significantly helping to anchor the final day of Milano Moda Uomo.
R.M. Williams, the quintessentially Australian brand, is believed to be up for sale with a price tag between A$400 million and A$500 million (€247m to €309m). It’s controlled by private equity firm L Catterton Asia.
Caleres-owned, comfort-focused footwear brand Vionic has named Jerry Williamson as senior vice president of global sales, and Angela Caltagirone as senior vice president of digital and brand marketing.
The Spanish group launched its online operations in 2010, when integrated its digital business with its stores. Its short lead times are a key part of the group’s strategy, helping it avoid taking big risks.