The sporting goods retailer announced the acquisition of San Diego-based sports management technology company Affinity Sports. The acquisition will improve Dick's Team Sports HQ platform that launched in January 2016.
Foot Locker posted an increase in net income in addition to gains in all regions and channels. Year-to-date sales, comparable sales and net income also increased for the company due to investments in stores and digital.
British fashion brand Burberry has added another celebrity to its list of models - actress Lily James. The "Downton Abbey" and "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" star fronts a new advertising campaign for fragrance "My Burberry Black".
Swimwear maker Speedo and luxury retailer Ralph Lauren Corp ended their sponsorship contracts with Ryan Lochte, days after the U.S. swimmer admitted to exaggerating his story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio during the Olympics.
The 5,300-year-old Alpine mummy known as the Tyrolean Iceman died wearing leather clothes and accessories harvested from no less than five wild or domesticated species, a DNA analysis published Thursday revealed.
Scandinavian contemporary brand COS and vibrant fashion label Monki are opening new stores in Bristol before Christmas. The launches at Cabot Circus will mark the debut in the South West for both brands.
Cotton growing area in China has reduced by nearly 50 per cent over the last eight years, and this dip is likely to become permanent as cotton acreage is unlikely to increase, a speaker said at the annual Cotton Roundtable.
UK plus-size label Scarlett & Jo achieved turnover of £535K in its first half-year of trading as an independent company. It projects turnover for the year ending November 2016 to reach £1.5m and is planning to raise an additional £5m to fund its expansion.