UK fashion footwear distributor 33 Joints has been acquired by investment company Kolektive Ventures for an undisclosed sum. The new owner plans to grow the business internationally while building brand awareness.
UK retail sales volumes fell by 1.6% in August compared to July, continuing a downward trend that started in 2021. In recent months, rising prices and their impact on the cost of living have been hurting sales.
Dickies, the US brand synonymous with workwear, is coming to Europe and London’s Carnaby Street will signal its store arrival. And to herald its debut, the brand is launching a campaign in its centennial year.
Consumers are facing widely varying prices for pre-loved items depending on where they shop for them and new research has shown that they could be paying over 400% more for the same item on a different website.
The Italian label has completely renovated its Parisian flagship store on Avenue Montaigne. The new look of the 785 square meter boutique is defined by rare materials such as marble, ceramic and gilded metal.
Discount retailer TJX UK has announced its results for the 52 weeks up to the end of January and is clearly bouncing back from the pandemic, despite the latest accounts including some periods of Covid store closures.