Majid Al Futtaim and ABG will expand Juicy Couture across MENA

Majid Al Futtaim, a shopping mall, retail and leisure leader across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and Authentic Brands Group, LLC. (ABG)...

Rihanna 2 – 0 Topshop

Yesterday‘s decision from the Court of Appeal upheld Rihanna‘s earlier victory against Topshop preventing the store from selling T-shirts with her picture. The ruling...

Gucci confirms new Creative Director

Gucci has confirmed the appointment of Alessandro Michele, as the new Creative Director for the brand. The announcement comes following Frida Giannini‘s swift exit...

Walpole launches 2015 British ‘Brands of Tomorrow‘

Walpole, the unique alliance of Britain‘s finest luxury brands, counting the likes of Burberry, Jimmy Choo, The Savoy and Harrods among its membership, marked...

Next to open new upsized store at Bluewater

Land Securities has today announced that fashion retailer Next, is to open a new 44,226 sq ft store at Bluewater. Situated on Bluewater‘s Thames...

Tweet nothings: are luxury brands making the most of social media?

Hermès does not follow, it is followed. And yet this maxim comes into question for the French tastemaker‘s Twitter account, which is well behind...

Austin Reed Group to take on slimmer look in 2015

Austin Reed is set to close up to 31 stores this year as it seeks a £3m cash injection from shareholders. The UK fashion...

What does London Collections: Men mean for retailers?

With figures from Mintel revealing that menswear now contributes £12.9billion to the UK economy, and 65% of men shopping are now shopping fashion online,...

Phase Eight sold for £238m

International womenswear brand Phase Eight is to be sold to South African retailer Foschini Group, in a deal that values the company at £238m....

ABF’s bittersweet Christmas

Multinational company Associated British Foods, which also owns Primark, will take a £128m hit as it closes two sugar factories in China. With raw...

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8 Tips to Ensure Great Employee Experience in Times of Crisis

We know 2020 has been a challenging year for workplaces around the world. To help you cope with disruption, we've put together an eBook offering 8...