Ted Baker's comp sales edged down in 2017 but an e-tail surge more than made up for that. And growth continued across the UK, Europe and North America, although recent snowstorms have dented the new year's trading.
The French photographer and journalist Olivier Zahm, who co-founded Purple magazine, has been chosen to shoot the new ad campaign for the Just Cavalli brand, one of Italian designer Roberto Cavalli's many lines.
China accused the United States of "repeatedly abusing" international trade rules, as Beijing braced on Thursday for an imminent announcement from U.S. President Donald Trump slapping more tariffs on Chinese imports.
Major shareholder Will Vicars has proposed he will acquire the ailing Australian leather goods brand for the sum of AU$25 million. The bid has been approved by administrations and will go to a vote on March 29
Fashion retailer Guess Inc reported on Wednesday quarterly revenue for the holidays season that beat analysts' estimates on strong demand in Europe and Asia, sending its shares up nearly 12 percent in extended trade.
London-based resale app Depop has opened its first brick-and-mortar store in LA's Silver Lake neighborhood. This is the first store globally for the app which plans to open a second US location in NYC later this spring.
A report released by Brightpearl on Wednesday suggests that the introduction of try-before-you-buy services could spell disaster for unprepared e-commerce retailers, swamping them with returns and obliterating margins.
Britain's retail sector has turned toxic in a climate of squeezed consumer spending laced with Brexit uncertainty, but low valuations are making some stocks a tempting prospect for the brave contrarian.