Middle East online retail upstart noon.com said Thursday it was expanding into China, seeking partners in the country's flourishing e-commerce industry to help it compete with Amazon in its home markets.
The General Assembly of the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode (FHCM) – French fashion’s governing body – on Thursday re-elected Ralph Toledano as President of the Federation for an extended four-year term.
Abercrombie & Fitch has entered into a global partnership with Sbe, the lifestyle and hospitality company behind nightclubs, hotels and restaurants such as SLS Hotels, Mondrian, Umami Burger and Doheny Room Skybar.
Yoox Net-A-PorterGroup (YNAP) is continuing its campaign to boost girls' awareness of tech careers as new research shows that very few think tech is relevant for those seeking careers in fashion, retail and luxury.
Asos powered ahead in SS18 as the UK, US and EU markets all bought into its offer in large numbers. And full-price trading has continued strongly during July, apparently with no negative impact from the heatwave.
Sustainable luxury brand Victoria Road has launched a children's capsule exclusively with Barneys New York. The collection focuses on girls ages 4 through 12 and includes pieces for pre-fall and holiday.
South African retailer Steinhoff, said on Wednesday it had begun a process with creditors for a “lock-up agreement”, which once completed could allow the restructuring of huge debts within three months.
Upmarket department store Galeries Lafayette said on Wednesday it will sell Boulanger household appliances and multimedia products in its stores, the latest alliance to compete with online giants like Amazon .
In an effort to gain traction after losing Mickey Drexler and Jenna Lyons, J.Crew is venturing deeper into plus sizes with the launch of a 22-piece extended-sizing collaboration with plus-size label Universal Standard.
Minneapolis-based Christopher & Banks has appointed Andrea Kellick as senior vice president and chief merchandising officer. As CMO, Kellick will oversee all aspects of product development, sourcing and merchandising.