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Hachiko, Japan's most famous dog, now has his own pair of Adidas sneakers

Hachiko, Japan's most famous dog, now has his own pair of Adidas sneakers

Adidas has teamed up with sneaker specialist Atmos Tokyo to create a pair of shoes that pay tribute to Hachiko, Japan's most famous dog.
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UK department stores struggled last month but clothing sector stayed positive

UK department stores struggled last month but clothing sector stayed positive

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
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Teva launches capsule collection with Stance

Teva launches capsule collection with Stance

Dubbed the 'Teva x Stance' collection, it was designed for those “who dare to be different”, and aims to champion individuality and versatility. 
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John Lewis sales improve but profits remain muted

John Lewis sales improve but profits remain muted

John Lewis Partnership’s half-year report on Thursday showed an improvement on the prior-year period but its results were still far below some of the figures it produced just a few years ago.
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Reiss bounces back from pandemic, to launch kidswear and Castore collab

Reiss bounces back from pandemic, to launch kidswear and Castore collab

Premium fashion retailer Reiss had plenty of good news on Thursday. It announced a move into kidswear for the first time in 50 years, a link-up with Castore, and said that it's recovered strongly from the pandemic.
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Times stay tough for Superdry but it expects revenue recovery in current year

Times stay tough for Superdry but it expects revenue recovery in current year

Supredry's store sales are recovering from the pandemic but it's still in a tough situation and a trading update added on to its full-year results show it's nowhere near the sales it acheived pre-pandemic.
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Crocs shooting for $5 billion in revenues by 2026

Crocs shooting for $5 billion in revenues by 2026

The footwear maker known for its instantly recognizable foam clogs has revealed a new five-year growth framework, through which it is hoping to achieve revenues of $5 billion by 2026, notably through digital expansion.
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Primark goes green, vows to cut environmental impact

Primark goes green, vows to cut environmental impact

Primark, one of Europe's biggest fast fashion chains, has vowed to cut its environmental impact without increasing prices by using more recyclable materials, making clothing more durable, and improving wages for workers.
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FatFace finance chief steps up as CEO Evans moves on to lead George at Asda

FatFace finance chief steps up as CEO Evans moves on to lead George at Asda

FatFace CEO Liz Evans is to join Asda as MD of its George unit, a move widely rumoured since the summer. Meanwhile, The FatFace Group has named Will Crumbie as its CEO, moving up immediately from his current CFO post.
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Zalando launches major campaign for pre-owned offer

Zalando launches major campaign for pre-owned offer

Zalando is marking the one-year anniversary of it entering pre-owned with a new marketing campaign underlining the importance of the category following huge growth in the number of items available since its launch.
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H&M Q3 sales rise, now back at 2019 levels

H&M Q3 sales rise, now back at 2019 levels

H&M Group’s Q3 sales rose 14% year-on-year (YoY), the Swedish fashion retail giant said on Wednesday. That said, the figure was in local currencies and when converted to Swedish Krona, the rise was only 9%.
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Inditex is "early winner" in post-Covid world as sales bounce back

Inditex is "early winner" in post-Covid world as sales bounce back

Fashion retail giant Inditex said on Wednesday that its recovery is continuing to gain momentum with its sales, EBITDA and net income in the second quarter of its financial year reaching "historic highs”.
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Crocs seeks to reduce emissions with introduction of new bio-based material

Crocs seeks to reduce emissions with introduction of new bio-based material

The Broomfield, Colorado-based footwear company has taken the first major step toward its target of having net zero emissions with the launch of a bio-based version of its Croslite material, set to hit shelves in 2022.
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JD Sports bounces back, achieves record first-half profits

JD Sports bounces back, achieves record first-half profits

JD Sports Fashion reported an earnings surge on Tuesday as the first half of its financial year saw strong demand on the back of lockdowns being eased and ended.
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Sam Edelman debuts kids collection for fall

Sam Edelman debuts kids collection for fall

Sam Edelman debuted on Monday the new Sam Edelman Kids footwear collection designed exclusively in-house for fall 2021. 
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VF Corp and Redress announce winner of 2021 Redress Design Award

VF Corp and Redress announce winner of 2021 Redress Design Award

As part of its ongoing partnership with environmental non-profit Redress, Denver-based apparel group VF Corporation has named Taiwan's Jessica Chang as the winner of the 2021 Redress Design Award.
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