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Interparfums takes over former Socialist Party headquarters in Paris

Interparfums takes over former Socialist Party headquarters in Paris

French specialist in licensed perfumes Interparfums’ future Parisian headquarters will be located at number 10 on the rue de Solférino, which housed the former headquarters of the Socialist Party.
Beauty
The Hut Group revenues soar but one-off costs mean it's loss-making

The Hut Group revenues soar but one-off costs mean it's loss-making

​The Hut Group (THG) swung to an operating loss in its 2020 financial year as one-off items drove it into the red. However, the company’s revenues surged during the period as all divisions outperformed.
Fashion
Former Puig president Mariano Puig dies

Former Puig president Mariano Puig dies

Businessman Mariano Puig, former president of Puig and architect of the multinational Catalan fragrance company's international expansion, has passed away at the age of 93. 
Fashion
Perfumes y Diseño acquires minority stake in Oteyza

Perfumes y Diseño acquires minority stake in Oteyza

Following its failed sale of Delpozo in 2020, Spanish perfume business Perfumes y Diseño is making a foray into fashion once again by acquiring a minority stake in premium clothing brand Oteyza.
Fashion
Givaudan first-quarter sales rise 7.7% driven by fragrances

Givaudan first-quarter sales rise 7.7% driven by fragrances

Swiss fragrance and flavour maker Givaudan confirmed its mid-term targets after like-for-like sales rose 7.7% in the first quarter, helped by strong demand for its fragrance and beauty products.
Beauty
Return to offices in UK should boost beauty sector

Return to offices in UK should boost beauty sector

The reopening of non-essential shops in much of the UK on April 12 and workers back in their offices mark a big step in the return to normality. It seems that key product categories are likely to benefit.
Fashion
Game-changing new Frasers store set for for Monday debut

Game-changing new Frasers store set for for Monday debut

​As shops in England return on Monday, Frasers Group will open a milestone development. It’s the first brand-new Frasers store in the UK with a debut in Wolverhampton. 
Fashion
ASOS has stellar first half, Topshop integration a global success

ASOS has stellar first half, Topshop integration a global success

​ASOS released its interim results on Thursday and the fashion e-tail giant confirmed just how strong it is, as its own brands and Arcadia labels boomed. It saw sales rising globally and profits soared.
Fashion
Kim Kardashian reportedly files trademark for skincare brand

Kim Kardashian reportedly files trademark for skincare brand

Kim Kardashian recently filed trademark applications to potentially launch a brand called SKKN by Kim encompassing “skin care, hair care, nail products, perfumes, candles, and more.” 
Beauty
Fenwick expects good reopening but slow recovery, sees opportunities ahead

Fenwick expects good reopening but slow recovery, sees opportunities ahead

​As Fenwick prepares to reopen, its CEO has predicted “ a good opening, but a slow recovery as well”. Yet overall, he’s confident it's on the right track and can do well in the changed retail world of the future.
Fashion
England reopening date confirmed, John Lewis back on day one, Primark extends hours

England reopening date confirmed, John Lewis back on day one, Primark extends hours

The UK government has confirmed that non-essential stores, beauty and hair salons will be able to open as planned in England on April 12. And John Lewis is the first big name to share its reopening plan.
Fashion
China crisis for Burberry as brand feels heat of Xinjiang backlash

China crisis for Burberry as brand feels heat of Xinjiang backlash

​Burberry has become the first luxury brand to feel the backlash in China over its stance on accusations of abuses of Uighur Muslim minorities in Xinjiang.
Luxury
Mango continues to diversify with fragrances, body care drop

Mango continues to diversify with fragrances, body care drop

In addition to the recent home decoration and sportswear launches, Mango will introduce a line of 12 fragrances for men and women, available from April in some 20 European countries.
Beauty
Burberry opens virtual store with Elle Digital in Japan

Burberry opens virtual store with Elle Digital in Japan

​Burberry is continuing to focus on tech in the all-important Asia market and has just announced a new digital project. It has worked with Elle Digital Japan to create an “interactive virtual replica of its Ginza store”.
Luxury
Forecasts for UK fashion retail bounce-back contain both good and bad news

Forecasts for UK fashion retail bounce-back contain both good and bad news

There are some mixed signals coming out of the latest consumer research suggesting that the retail bounce-back could be delayed until late summer. But fashion and beauty should still get a boost from next month.
Fashion
John Lewis to cut prices on reopening

John Lewis to cut prices on reopening

In a tough week announcing more store closures and poor trading figures, John Lewis Partnership was at least able to deliver some positive news for consumers.
Fashion