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Ted Baker seeks new chairman, names Deloitte to inventory investigation

Ted Baker seeks new chairman, names Deloitte to inventory investigation

​Ted Baker has hired California-based consultants Korn Ferry to help it find a replacement for chairman David Bernstein, who is stepping down next year. It follows a series of scandals at the embattled fashion brand.
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Ready-to-wear
Business
Safilo acquires 70% stake in US brand Blenders Eyewear

Safilo acquires 70% stake in US brand Blenders Eyewear

The Italian eyewear group has bought a 70% stake in Blenders Eyewear LLC from Chase Fisher, who founded the company in 2012 and remains as CEO with a 30% interest. The company’s full valuation was $90 million.
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Eyewear
Business

Skechers' 'cool' value gives it room to run like Nike

Shoemaker Skechers USA Inc is expected to post earnings growth on pace with Nike Inc over the next three years, giving its relatively low valuation a chance of catching up, Barron’s reported. 
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Sports
Business

Genesco shoots past earnings expectations despite stalling sales

The Nashville, Texas-based footwear and accessories company announced third-quarter earnings that comfortably beat analysts’ expectations on Saturday, even though the group’s sales registered a slight decline.
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Accessories
Business

Trade shows

Denim Première Vision embraces sustainability, eco drive shapes trends

Denim Première Vision embraces sustainability, eco drive shapes trends

Denim Première Vision seemed to shrug off the real and the economic chill as it returned to London this week with a busy show, an enlarged exhibitor list and a sustainability focus both for production and style trends.
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Denim
Trade shows
‘Clean’ beauty sector to be the focus of dedicated London trade show

‘Clean’ beauty sector to be the focus of dedicated London trade show

On October 12-13 2020, London will host Clean Beauty In London, a show described as a reflection on ‘clean’ cosmetics, focusing on environmentally friendly products that make no use of controversial substances.
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Cosmetics
Trade shows

Sergio Rossi to relaunch men’s footwear line at next Pitti Uomo

Having suspended the men’s line for three years, the Italian footwear label is jumping back into the segment with a strong presence at the Florentine menswear show and a dedicated store in Tokyo.
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Footwear
Trade shows

Kingpins Amsterdam announces venue change for 2020

The move will grow the Kingpins Amsterdam venue area by more than 40%, from a 70,000-square-foot space to a 100,000-square-foot space.
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Textile
Trade shows