Inditex sales may have risen only 2% in Q1 but it was still a record quarter and without currency exchange effects it would have powered ahead by 7% as both online and stores expansion again proved a winning formula.
New Look has admitted last year was very difficult as it revealed bleak trading results amid external and “self-inflicted” issues. However, it said its turnaround plan is on track to deliver stability for the new year.
After Levi's targeted the British brand over its use of tab labels, Barbour has asked the court to preemptively declare it is not infringing on what the denim brand says is its "famous Tab Device Trademark".
Cone Denim has partnered with Lenzing Group to become the only North American supplier offering sustainable denim made in the US. The company debuted the new sustainable denim fabric at Kingpins in NY this week.
The value brand said this has been the fastest rollout in retail history. The company wants to be one of the largest clothing retailers in the UK by sales volume and become a £100m annual turnover business.
The 87th edition of the Florentine childrenswear tradeshow will take place June 21 to 23 and is set to welcome 557 brands, a figure much in line with its summer edition in 2017, which saw 548 brands showcased.
The British multi-channel retailer said the clothing range in its Express Gifts division performed strongly in financial year 2018, with over half of new customers buying from this range during the period.
The lifestyle clothing company has launched a new 4,800-square-foot store in the upper Platinum Mall at Intu Metrocentre. It stocks the brand's sustainable ranges as well as the Copper and Black occasionwear collection.