Primark is moving hundreds of UK-based roles to its headquarters in Dublin in September this year in a move that will affect 220 jobs across the company’s buying, merchandising, design, quality and sourcing teams.
One brand quietly winning a legion of fans since coming to show in Paris two years ago is Silvia Tcherassi. A highly sophisticated Colombian, Tcherassi was previously named Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres.
Karl Lagerfeld has announced plans to partner with Carine Roitfeld, inviting the noted stylist to collaborate in his signature fashion house. It will be named The Edit, her curation of Kl essential pieces.
Fashion designers, being ultimately artists, rarely have straight-line careers - one reason for the huge applause that greeted the culmination of the debut show of Aldo Maria Camillo in Florence on Thursday evening.
Swedish fashion chain H&M has announced it is to close six stores in Spain in the first half of the year to adapt to changes in the market. The company said it will try to relocate affected staff to other stores.
A new survey by Condé Nast's Brides found over half of those polled bought their dress at a bridal salon, while the percentage of brides who purchased their looks at a ready-to-wear or specialty store doubled from 2017.