The "sadistic" mistreatment of scores of models who were forced to wait in a dark, cramped staircase for hours at a Paris fashion week casting has sparked fresh criticism of how the industry functions.
Women with textured hair are skipping the salon and blow dry bars but spending more on a whole world of products aimed at the curly hair crowd, says a study by Texture Trends, a hair care and beauty platform.
Young consumers are embracing new technologies faster than other generations and would like to see retailers provide new digital tools such as purchases via social media, according to a new global consumer survey.
German retailers Aldi North and Aldi South have published a joint Detox progress report that provides comprehensive insights into the development towards a responsible and environmentally compatible textile and shoe production.
The Reimagining Commerce report finds that brands miss out on sales due to pricing, difficult to navigate websites and customers finding more suitable products elsewhere, and they prefer a personalized experience.
Canadian outerwear brand Moose Knuckles has been awarded a $52 million verdict (CAD $68.5 million) in a federal trial against merchants operating rogue websites selling counterfeits of the brand's signature down jackets.