Donna Karan steps down as head of her brand

Donna Karan, American fashion darling, is to step down from her eponymous label and company after more than 30 years since she founded the...

Vivienne Westwood‘s profits dip despite sales rise

Vivienne Westwood, the eponymous designer label of the fashion designer, has seen profits fall after a difficult year. According to accounts filed at Companies...

H&M hurt by strong US dollar, missing profit predictions

H&M has warned of a "very negative" impact from higher purchasing costs for the rest of the year due to the strong U.S. dollar,...

SuperGroup appoints Chief Financial Director following former CFO‘s bankruptcy

SuperGroup has announced that Nick Wharton, who has been serving as Interim Chief Financial Officer of the company since the end of February, has...

Karen Millen blocks sales of over £2.6m counterfeit products

Fashion house Karen Millen has succeeded in its anti-counterfeit campaign preventing over £2.6m worth of fake garments being traded illegally using the brand‘s name....

JD Sports hits the ground running

JD Sports Fashion, the British sportswear specialist, said it has made a “strong” start to the fiscal year in a trading update ahead of...

From the markets to the high street – which stores are most open to...

Are western shoppers missing out on some great deals? Consumer website MoneySavingExpert surveyed more than 2,500 people on whether they had succeeded in haggling...
Gap to close Oxford Street store

Gap’s planning a comeback next year, starting with 175 store closures

Gap has announced a series of “strategic actions” to position the brand for improved business performance, including the closure of 175 underachieving stores in the...

New Look divides the sexes with gender specific entrances

Fast fashion retailer New Look has announced that new stores opening this year will have separate entrances for male and female customers. The announcement,...

Net-a-porter announces record results

Net-a-Porter has revealed its first profit since it was acquired by Swiss conglomerate Richemont five years ago: a profit performance of £54.2m.  It‘s been...

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Making people your CX secret weapon

How do John Lewis, Waterstones and Lush make store staff their greatest assets? People are happier returning to stores now than they were after the...