Wolford is clearly on the recovery trail but changes in the way department stores display hosiery dented its wholesale turnover in key markets like the US, UK, France and Germany in the first nine months of the year.
British Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has been unveiled as the new face of all Tommy Hilfiger's menswear labels, further deepening the brand's ties to motor racing following the launch of its Mercedes deal.
Italian high-end streetwear label GCDS is set to open its first store in London with a debut in Mayfair. The area continues to benefit from a raft of international openings, despite the tough fashion retail environment.
Movado has appointed two executives to lead digital and social media, and also form a new Digital Center of Excellence. Behzad Soltani is new chief digital officer and Michelle Barna-Stern is the new VP of social media.