Monday, January 25, 2021
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EXCLUSIVE: Net-A-Porter managing director Nicola Brandolese reportedly steps down

Net-A-Porter managing director Nicola Brandolese has stepped down from the company after serving just over a year in his role. 
Mulberry revenue down 29% for H1 as coronavirus impacts sales

Mulberry revenue down 29% for H1 as coronavirus impacts sales

Mulberry reports back on difficult first half, impacted by temporary store closures due to coronavirus. Digital sales rose 68% to £24.3 million.
Hunter hires Net-a-Porter co-founder Claudia Plant as new marketing chief

Hunter hires Net-a-Porter co-founder Claudia Plant as new marketing chief

Hunter has hired Net-a-Porter co-founder and luxury retail veteran Claudia Plant to take on the role of CMO (...)
Burberry appoints new board member

Burberry appoints new board member

Burberry has appointed Antoine Bernard de Saint-Affrique to its board as a non-executive director.
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Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group increases stake in Mulberry

Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group has increased its stake in luxury handbag retailer Mulberry from 29.7 per cent to 36.8 per cent.
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Farfetch swings to £402m loss in third quarter

Farfetch has reported widening losses during its third quarter despite a sales rise. The luxury retailer saw a $537 million loss after tax during the three months to September 30, compared to a $90.5m loss during the same period last year.
Burberry pretax profits down 62% for first half

Burberry pretax profits down 62% for first half

Burberry saw pretax profits by more than half after impact of coronavirus. Luxury fashion brand saw demand pick up in Q2 after store sales fell 45% in Q1. Emphasis on digital experiences to offset impact of store closures.
Yoox Net-A-Porter and The Prince’s Foundation to launch sustainable luxury collection

Yoox Net-A-Porter and The Prince’s Foundation launch sustainable luxury collection

Prince Charles' charity announces new initiative with Yoox Net-A-Porter. Titled The Modern Artisan, project looks to train young textile designers in UK and Italy in heritage and luxury fashion design.
Selfridges names Andrew Keith as new managing director

Selfridges names Andrew Keith as new managing director

Selfridges has announced the appointment of Andrew Keith as its new managing director, replacing Simon Forster (...)
Selfridges reveals Christmas window display despite lockdown

Selfridges reveals Christmas window display despite lockdown

Selfridges has unveiled its latest Christmas window display despite being forced to shut the doors of its physical stores (...)

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