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Reebok and Victoria Beckham launch latest collab with loungewear elements

Reebok and Victoria Beckham launch latest collab with loungewear elements

​Victoria Beckham and Reebok have launched their latest collaboration, with Drop Four of their gym-to-street collection having a bigger focus on top-selling category loungewear.
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Alexandre Vauthier reveals shoe collaboration with Giuseppe Zanotti

Alexandre Vauthier reveals shoe collaboration with Giuseppe Zanotti

Paris couturier Alexandre Vauthier has announced a brand new shoe collaboration with Italian master shoe designer Giuseppe Zanotti, covering the design, production and wholesale distribution of his footwear collection.
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Digital Fashion Awards focus on doing good, not glamour, for 2020

Digital Fashion Awards focus on doing good, not glamour, for 2020

​The BFC unveiled its newly-digital Fashion Awards on Thursday evening and instead of just replacing the usual live event with an online version, it changed the format to reflect the huge change happening in 2020.
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Versace to debut new Trigreca sneaker on ComplexLand

Versace to debut new Trigreca sneaker on ComplexLand

The house Versace, with Donatella playing the role of an avatar, will next week debut its new Trigreca sneaker on ComplexLand, the virtual and immersive street culture festival.
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Tech tools and investment pieces prove strong for YNAP's sites over Cyber Weekend

Tech tools and investment pieces prove strong for YNAP's sites over Cyber Weekend

​Yoox Net-A-Porter said it saw two orders placed every second from customers around the world on its full-price and outlet luxury webstores during the long Cyber Weekend.
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China to account for over 60% of world luxury market in short term

China to account for over 60% of world luxury market in short term

Since the pandemic’s outbreak, luxury sales in China have boomed, accounting for up to 80% of the global market in 2020. A position that will stay dominant for years to come, according to Jefferies and Bain & Company.
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High court dismisses attempt to salvage tax-free shopping

High court dismisses attempt to salvage tax-free shopping

​The end of tax-free shopping for tourists in its current form is a step closer. The High Court has dismissed a claim that the government didn't consider the “devastating impact” of the rule change on retail and travel.
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Debenhams to close as JD Sports walks away

Debenhams to close as JD Sports walks away

It looks to be all over for Debenhams as it was confirmed on Tuesday that the UK's oldest and largest department store business is to be liquidated following the end of last-ditch rescue talks.
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Polish shoe retailer CCC reports record daily sales after malls reopen

Polish shoe retailer CCC reports record daily sales after malls reopen

Poland's biggest shoe retailer CCC saw its highest ever daily revenues on Saturday when shopping malls reopened after a three-week lockdown, the company said on Monday.
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Net-A-Porter's von der Goltz joins Matchesfashion, Cranfield heads in opposite direction

Net-A-Porter's von der Goltz joins Matchesfashion, Cranfield heads in opposite direction

Matchesfashion and Net-A-Porter are playing a game of senior musical chairs with one of the leading lights of the latter joining Matches, while its commercial chief heads for a role at Richemont-owned Net-A-Porter.
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Tory Burch makes UK and German loss, pandemic has hurt business

Tory Burch makes UK and German loss, pandemic has hurt business

Tory Burch swung to a loss in the UK and Germany in its most recent financial year, and while that year didn't include the pandemic, it said Covid has had an impact and it's impossible to predict this year's outcome.
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Marchetti steps down as YNAP CEO, remains Chairman, Lefebvre takes helm

Marchetti steps down as YNAP CEO, remains Chairman, Lefebvre takes helm

​Yoox Net-A-Porter has named a new CEO with Geoffroy Lefebvre, currently Group Digital Distribution Director at parent company Richemont, taking the helm on January 4.
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Arcadia woes threaten JD Sports interest in Debenhams

Arcadia woes threaten JD Sports interest in Debenhams

​Arcadia’s expected administration filing could derail JD Sports’ plan to buy Debenhams as Arcadia’s brands are a huge presence in the department store chain via a large number of concessions. 
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King’s Cross retailers launch pre-Christmas 'United We Shop' campaign

King’s Cross retailers launch pre-Christmas 'United We Shop' campaign

Over 30 retail brands from across the London’s King’s Cross and Coal Drops Yard retail destination have launched a combined ‘United We Shop’ campaign, supporting the area’s extensively redeveloped shopping streets.
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End Clothing considers stake sale, could be worth £700m

End Clothing considers stake sale, could be worth £700m

​End Clothing is in talks to sell a stake in the business that could value it at around £700 million, a report said on Friday. 
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Harvey Nichols owner Dickson Concepts in profit, despite tough H1

Harvey Nichols owner Dickson Concepts in profit, despite tough H1

​The six months to the end of September may have been a devastating time for retailers, but Dickson Concepts managed to turn a profit in the first half of its financial year, despite lower sales.
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