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Boardriders puts Andrew Henry in charge of EMEA retail business

Boardriders puts Andrew Henry in charge of EMEA retail business

Andrew Henry has been promoted to the post that had been held for the last two years by Emilie Souvras, who is also the global general manager of women’s sportswear brand Roxy.
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Castore links with UK 'motorsport home' Silverstone on major deal

Castore links with UK 'motorsport home' Silverstone on major deal

Premium sports brand Castore has scored another major link-up, on Wednesday announcing a strategic partnership with Silverstone, “the home of British motorsport”.
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Ellesse re-enters ski-wear, unveils Tomorrowland Winter link-up

Ellesse re-enters ski-wear, unveils Tomorrowland Winter link-up

​Pentland Brands’ Ellesse label is moving back into ski-wear with a new winter sports line. And to support the debut, it has a three-year partnership with Tomorrowland Winter, the electronic music festival in the Alps.
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Paris menswear opens with Lukhanyo Mdingi, Bluemarble and Egonlab

Paris menswear opens with Lukhanyo Mdingi, Bluemarble and Egonlab

Paris menswear season – showing clothes for winter 2022 - opened Tuesday with an impressive trio of collections from three very disparate young designers, underlining the city's ability to attract dynamic, new talent.
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​St Anns Shopping Centre hits 'big floorplate' capacity with Sports Direct signing

​St Anns Shopping Centre hits 'big floorplate' capacity with Sports Direct signing

There’s no signs of a slowdown in Frasers Group’s expansion plans. Its core athletic sportswear brand Sports Direct is opening another flagship store, this time at the 280,000 sq ft St Anns Shopping Centre in Harrow.
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Djokovic sponsor Lacoste to contact tennis star to review events in Australia

Djokovic sponsor Lacoste to contact tennis star to review events in Australia

French apparel brand Lacoste, a sponsor of Novak Djokovic, said on Monday it would contact the world men's tennis No. 1 to review events in Australia.
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JD Sports links with Excel Esports gaming brand

JD Sports links with Excel Esports gaming brand

​JD Sports Fashion is turning its attention to esports, the booming international video games competition arena. The UK’s biggest athletic sportswear retailer has signed a commercial partnership deal with Excel Esports.
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Prada: Stasi chic on Hollywood hipsters

Prada: Stasi chic on Hollywood hipsters

A welcome return to ruddy health at Prada, where Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons unveiled their best menswear collection to date, worn by the city’s best cast, on a sunny Sunday in Milan.
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Etro: The apparel and the ecstasy

Etro: The apparel and the ecstasy

Nothing like a new management to liberate a venerable brand and unleash the potential of a talented designer. Which was very much the case on Sunday, when Kean Etro staged one of his snappiest collections for the house.
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Landsec announces Nike Unite debut at Portsmouth's Gunwharf Quays

Landsec announces Nike Unite debut at Portsmouth's Gunwharf Quays

​Nike is to open a Nike Unite location at the Landsec-operated Gunwharf Quays outlet shopping centre in Portsmouth in the spring, as part of the US brand's upsizing programme at the waterfront destination.
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Skechers names Amanda Kloots footwear and apparel ambassador

Skechers names Amanda Kloots footwear and apparel ambassador

Global lifestyle and performance brand Skechers announced on Friday a new partnership with television personality, dancer and fitness entrepreneur Amanda Kloots as a brand ambassador. 
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Dolce & Gabbana: Moda alla Machine Gun Kelly

Dolce & Gabbana: Moda alla Machine Gun Kelly

Right when you were thinking one could drown in all the laudable sustainable menswear on display in Milan, along comes Dolce & Gabbana to wake the whole city up with some moda alla Machine Gun Kelly on Saturday. 
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Milan Fashion Week: DSquared2 dreams of Deep North dandies

Milan Fashion Week: DSquared2 dreams of Deep North dandies

The brothers Caten returned to their Canadian roots this season with a DSquared2 collection ideal for Deep North dandies and hipster trappers presented Friday, the opening day of the Milan menswear season.
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JD Sports executive chairman halves stake in group

JD Sports executive chairman halves stake in group

​JD Sports Fashion shares fell this week, despite a strong trading update being released. And now we know the reason why — its executive chairman sold a huge chunk of shares.
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Ralph Lauren unveils innovative RLX Clarus Polo Shirt for 2022 Australian Open

Ralph Lauren unveils innovative RLX Clarus Polo Shirt for 2022 Australian Open

Ralph Lauren is delving deeper into material innovation, announcing on Thursday the launch of a sustainable performance polo shirt, set to make its debut at the 2022 Australian Open in Melbourne next week. 
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CFDA announces February New York Fashion Week schedule

CFDA announces February New York Fashion Week schedule

The Council of Fashion Designers of America has released its official New York Fashion Week lineup for February, which sees a host of new and big-name designers set to showcase their latest collections in the Big Apple.
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