Hotter has been super-busy with its autumn/winter 2021 range. The UK retail footwear brand has added an impressive 34 new styles to its line-up, inspired by stellar growth in outdoor pursuits in the past 18 months.
E-tail giant Alibaba is seeking to dethrone Chinese rival Shein from its powerful position in fast-fashion online retail with the launch of its own value-focused, trend-responsive fashion platform AllyLikes.
Missguided has finally filled the long-vacant key post of chief digital officer. The UK-based online fast-fashion retailer has reportedly poached Nick Thomas from UK health supplements retailer Holland & Barrett.
Life’s going to get tougher for Hammerson retail tenants still in rent arrears. While the property giant said it has seen a “significant” improvement in collection rates, it now remains “focused on collecting arrears”.
The company revealed on Tuesday that it will offer some 15 million shares, which it expects to sell for between $18 and $21 apiece. At $21 a share, Rent the Runway’s valuation could hit nearly $1.3 billion.
The American clothing label, which was acquired by Authentic Brands Group from PVH earlier this year, has extended its licensing agreement with Centric Brands to cover new product categories and distribution channels.
As eco launches ramp up, UK sustainable intimates brand ONE Essentials has debuted a range of natural, biodegradable, non-toxic underwear. It features “fundamental basics centred around a closed loop system”.
The chances of spotting a former Debenhams store site continue to diminish. And the failed UK group’s former department store at the West Orchards Shopping Centre in Coventry will be next to get a new lease of life.
Demand online for new officewear jumped in September as workers steadily began reverting to pre-pandemic conditions, a new report shows. Online fashion checkouts for apparel increased 15% year-on-year last month.
Premium fashion retailer Reiss has this week unveiled the first-ever kidswear offer that it flagged with its results last month. The company has created an upscale line that reflects the wider brand’s overall profile.