Sales of ‘traditional’ jewellery have doubled at general merchandise retailer Argos in the past two months with the company citing Britons binge-watching hit Netflix show The Crown as being behind the surge.
McDonald's has created an outrageous diamond and sapphire-studded Big Mac ring worth $12,500 in a Valentine's Day stunt that encourages true Big Mac lovers to pledge their commitment by putting a ring on it.
Net-a-Porter has announced a series of changes to its buying team, including the appointment of Nayla Touma, previously DMM for footwear at Bergdorf Goodman, as buying director for shoes, handbags and accessories.
Jimmy Choo has the potential to be a $1bn dollar brand and the success of its integration into the Michael Kors group has made its new owner hungry for more acquisitions and happy to accelerate its accessories expansion.
ANDAM has revealed the name of the winners’ mentor for this year’s emerging designer prize: Pierre-Yves Roussel, a member of LVMH's executive committee, who will oversee the competition this year for the second time.
For the first time, the international competition for young designers has allowed anybody to apply through its website. The Woolmark Company is also launching a new prize for students in a partnership with Adidas.
Hudson’s Bay Co plans to reject Austrian property and retail group Signa Holding GmbH’s 3 billion euro bid ($3.7 billion) for Kaufhof, Germany’s largest retail chain, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
JW Anderson is having a busy - and creative - time at the moment with a new search for emerging talent to shoot its next campaign, and a collab with John Harragan that has seen it revamping its Shoreditch store.
Orijit Sen of the Indian craft clothing brand People Tree has accused Christian Dior of plagiarising one of its textile designs, after it appeared on the cover of this month’s Elle magazine worn by Sonam Kapoor.