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Athleta goes for resale, opens outlet storefront on Shop Premium Outlets

Athleta goes for resale, opens outlet storefront on Shop Premium Outlets

U.S. activewear brand Athleta announced on Wednesday the launch of its new resale platform, in partnership with ThredUp, coinciding with the launch of its new digital storefront on Shop Premium Outlets.  
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Paris Fashion Week: Wanderlust took over the Leonard, Christian Wijnants, Giambattista Valli and Issey Miyake collections

Paris Fashion Week: Wanderlust took over the Leonard, Christian Wijnants, Giambattista Valli and Issey Miyake collections

Leonard, Christian Wijnants and Giambattista Valli caught the travel bug during Paris Fashion Week, while Issey Miyake paid a touching tribute to its founder, who passed away in August.
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Coperni breaks the Internet, Vivienne Westwood pays tribute to Paris

Coperni breaks the Internet, Vivienne Westwood pays tribute to Paris

Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer's firm made fashion history with a performance that included spraying on a dress on Bella Hadid's body. Meanwhile, Andreas Kronthaler celebrated his love for Paris.
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Paris Fashion Week weekend: Balenciaga, Valentino, Akris, Elie Saab and Givenchy

Paris Fashion Week weekend: Balenciaga, Valentino, Akris, Elie Saab and Givenchy

Paris Fashion Week weekend: returning warriors from Balenciaga; 'Unboxing' at Valentino; a centennial celebration at Akris; rocker romanticism at Elie Saab, and fashion fiasco at Givenchy
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Roger Vivier and Delvaux explore heritage for Spring 2023

Roger Vivier and Delvaux explore heritage for Spring 2023

Two maisons steeped in traditional up the ante on the typical accessories' presentations. 
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Paris Fashion Week: Loewe, Victoria Beckham, Yohji Yamamoto and Schiaparelli

Paris Fashion Week: Loewe, Victoria Beckham, Yohji Yamamoto and Schiaparelli

A magnificent show by a Northern Irishman; an impressive debut by a UK star; poetic fashion from a Japanese veteran and a homages to an American. Displays by four foreigner designers made Paris seem uber international.
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Peloton, Lululemon settle lawsuit over women's apparel line

Peloton, Lululemon settle lawsuit over women's apparel line

Peloton Interactive Inc has reached a settlement of a lawsuit in which Lululemon Athletica Inc accused the exercise bike maker of infringing its patents by developing a line of apparel for women.
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Le Coq Sportif confirms its Olympic drive in the first half

Le Coq Sportif confirms its Olympic drive in the first half

Owned by the Swiss company Airesis, the Aube-based brand, which dresses the French Olympic team, saw its sales approach 65 million euros in the first six months of 2022, up 23% compared to 2021.
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Gemma Owen becomes Holland Cooper Equestrian ambassador

Gemma Owen becomes Holland Cooper Equestrian ambassador

Gemma Owen, equestrian athlete, influencer fashion model and celebrity, has joined Holland Cooper Equestrian as a leading ambassador for its HC collection. The brand said Owen was "a perfect fit for this collection".
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Zalando in Nike Connected Partnership deal for Europe

Zalando in Nike Connected Partnership deal for Europe

​Friday was a key day for the Nike Connected Partnership programme. Not only did it link up with JD Sports for the UK, but it also partnered with Zalando to give access to Nike member-exclusive products for Europe.
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Haider Ackermann to design next Jean Paul Gaultier couture collection

Haider Ackermann to design next Jean Paul Gaultier couture collection

Haider Ackermann will design the next Jean Paul Gaultier couture collection, to be presented next January during the Paris Haute Couture season. He will follow Olivier Rousteing. 
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JD Sports deepens Nike ties with first European 'Connected Partnership'

JD Sports deepens Nike ties with first European 'Connected Partnership'

​JD Sports had big news to end the week with the UK’s biggest sports retailer (and major global name) announcing that it’s been selected as Nike's first UK partner for its Connected Partnership programme.
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French inventory-pooling platform Stockly raises €12 million

French inventory-pooling platform Stockly raises €12 million

Stockly, the French digital platform that helps e-tailers pool and share inventory to avoid stock-outs, has announced it raised €12 million in capital to expand its staff and bolster its expansion in Europe.
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Nike skids after warning on squeeze from higher discounts, stronger dollar

Nike skids after warning on squeeze from higher discounts, stronger dollar

Nike Inc cautioned on Thursday that gross margins would remain under pressure through the year as the company joined peers in warning of a blow from ramped up discounts and a rapidly strengthening dollar.
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Jott to pass the 200 store-mark worldwide

Jott to pass the 200 store-mark worldwide

The French down jacket brand, taken over by L Catterton in 2021, claims to have doubled its sales in two years and is opening a flagship store in London in November. In France, it will have opened 35 new shops in 2022.
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Lululemon to open flagship store on Champs-Elysées in Paris

Lululemon to open flagship store on Champs-Elysées in Paris

The yoga and fitness apparel brand has found a new location on the Champs-Elysées in Paris, and in December will open a 515 square-meter store at number 38 of the French capital’s iconic commercial thoroughfare.
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