Thursday, February 21, 2019

Tamara Mellon saved from drowning

Just over a fortnight since filing for bankruptcy, Jimmy Choo Co-founder Tamara Mellon will be able to save her namesake luxury footwear and accessories label with the $10m gifted...

Is Joules sizing up a float on the LSE?

Tom Joule, the founder of British fashion and lifestyle retailer Joules, is working with investment bank Rothschild to take his family-owned company public, The Sunday Times reported.   It is...

River Island to launch plus-size clothing

River Island”¯will cater to plus-sized customers with a new clothing range, RI Plus.  The new line will be comprised of core and main fashion...

“Turnaround expert” appointed to help rescue BHS

Retail Acquisitions, the new owners of beleaguered department store chain BHS, has appointed “turnaround expert” Aidan Treacy as its new Chief Financial Officer. The...

Ted Baker secures its future with an ugly brown building

Ted Baker has bought its own headquarters in London‘s Kings Cross as part of its expansion plans for the new year.   The building, fondly dubbed “The Ugly Brown Building” by the...

Yoox Net-A-Porter hires directors from Instagram and La Rinascente

Yoox Net-A-Porter has announced the appointment of two new independent directors to its board.  The luxury fashion pureplay is the result of a merger between Net-a-Porter and Yoox in October. With the arrival of the new...

SuperGroup revenue bolstered by restructuring

SuperGroup, the owner of Superdry, has revealed growing profits backed up by a widening range and a stronger infrastructure.  During the 26 week period ending 24 October,...

Bonmarché CEO departs as trading conditions worsen

Bonmarché has announced the departure of CEO Beth Butterwick, who spent four years at the helm of the fashion retailer.  Butterwick will step down to...

Unfavourable weather affords a mild increase in H&M sales

While H&M increased sales in its fourth quarter, its results were less than predicted, which the Swedish fashion chain has blamed on unseasonably warm...

Inditex optimistic about push into China

Intidex, the parent company of fast fashion chain Zara, has revealed a sales increase of 16% year-on-year to 14.74bn (£10.6bn) over the first nine...

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E-Commerce Guide To Customer Lifecycle, AI & Personalization

Key e-commerce strategies for 2019 Whether you’re just adding the finishing touches to your marketing plan for this year, or you haven’t even begun, Kickstart...