How’s this for a positive trading statement opening: “Confidence, footfall, trading recovering; rebound in occupier demand driving vacancy down towards pre-pandemic levels; valuation recovery in second half”.
Spanish fashion retail giant Inditex said Tuesday Marta Ortega, the daughter of its founder, will take over as chairwoman in April with a new CEO, as a last step of a generational handover started a decade ago.
Womenswear e-tailer Sosandar’s H1 results on Tuesday showed the business continues to thrive. It has enjoyed strong SS21 and autumn trading and has even seen its “first EBITDA-positive months” in October and November.
According to the Retviews analytical solution by Lectra, the Danish womenswear label has carved a prime niche for itself among other premium fashion brands thanks to its product range strategy and unique positioning.
The BFC promised a new and different experience for The Fashion Awards on Monday night and it justified the hype. Yet it was also a sad event given the news of the death of 'leaders of change' honouree Virgil Abloh.
It’s being billed as an “exciting new era of Thomas Pink”. Although there has been no official announcement, “English shirting from the heart of London for life in the 21st Century” is back as a pureplay digital store.
UK home and fashion retailer Joe Browns has moved into kidswear, launching a trial capsule collection. The retailer said the new new line supports its wider ambitions “to deliver £100 million sales by 2026”.
The Californian womenswear brand has announced the creation of the Z Supply Foundation, which launches with an educational initiative directing the company’s Black Friday sales into a scholarship fund.