Upper-premium apparel and accessories brand Boss has signed up for space in the £180 million Intu Watford extension and will open before Christmas as extended supermalls prove increasingly attractive to top brands.
When a UK retail report starts with the words “the worst November in three years despite the heavy discounting,” you know things aren’t right and the latest BDO report showed it was a tough month for fashion stores.
As the Christmas shopping season moves into high gear, the latest PwC shopping prediction suggests that spending will hold up reasonably well but consumers will actually be laying out less this year on fashion.
As ‘hug-gate’ continues to wreak havoc with Ted Baker’s share price, the company has issued a trading update containing good news and bad: revenue has dipped but e-tail soared and sales have recovered in recent weeks.
The B2B wholesale e-commerce platform announced on Wednesday that it has received $15 million in Series C financing, funds that the company said it will put toward accelerating product innovation and growing its team.
A new report analyzing forced labor risks within the supply chains of 43 apparel and footwear companies found discouraging results, with LVMH, Salvatore Ferragamo, Prada, Skechers and Footlocker earning poor scores.