Not ‘just another’ new store, Abercrombie & Fitch’s flagship debut on London’s Regent Street ticks several boxes for the US retailer. It reaffirms the company’s commitment to the physical store format in Europe.
Expect American sports-style varsity jackets to be the hit of the autumn/winter season for UK men. Demand for varsity jackets has soared by 400% over the last two months, according to fashion retailer BoohooMan.
August retail sales volumes surprisingly fell, on a month-on-month basis, in Britain the ONS said Friday. Volumes were down by 0.9%, with non-food store sales volumes down 1%, driven by a 3.7% fall at department stores
European Topsoho, owner of the SMCP group and a subsidiary of China's troubled Shandong Ruyi group, seems unable to repay its bond debt maturing on Tuesday, and its creditors might acquire a stake in the company.
African fashion is this month’s headline act, notably championed by Balenciaga and Virgil Abloh, with Friday’s Parisian show organised by Africa Fashion Up, and Afro Fashion Week scheduled in Milan on September 23-26.
Ambitious and industry leading is how ASOS describes the next phase of its “stretching” Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) goals. It includes a commitment to achieve carbon Net Zero by 2030.