Two UK retailers have highlighted the ongoing importance of loungewear this year with Missguided on Thursday saying it saw a 70% surge in sales of the category while Boux Avenue said most consumers are wearing it.
It’s become something of a 2020 tradition for retailers to coincide new store openings with post-lockdown reopenings and on Wednesday, as England’s stores welcomed shoppers back, there were three fashion-linked debuts.
As shops in England prepare to reopen on December 2, the big names are going the extra mile to encourage consumers into physical spaces after a year in which enforced closures have devastated visitor traffic and sales.
Timo Schmidt-Eisenhart, who has served at VF Corp brand's including The North Face, Timberland and Napapijri, will take over as leader of Switzerland's Calida Group in early 2021, succeeding Reiner Pichler.
Over 30 retail brands from across London’s King’s Cross and Coal Drops Yard retail destination have launched a combined ‘United We Shop’ campaign, supporting the area’s extensively redeveloped shopping streets.
Profitable and debt-free are two elements to any results statement worth opening with in Covid-crushed times like these. So it’s little wonder Australia-based e-tailer MySale Group was in an upbeat mood Thursday.
Additions to the brand's leadership include Martin Waters as CEO; Laura Miller as chief HR officer; Becky Behringer as VP of North America store sales and operations; and Janie Schaffer as chief design officer.
LVMH has announced plans to enhance its commitment to the campaign to prevent violence against women. The luxury group revealed it will donate funds to cover 1,000 hotel nights for the non-profit “Fondation des Femmes."
In the latest step in the development of Karl Lagerfeld into a fully-fledged global brand, the house will launch an underwear collection this Friday, and the fashion marque has teamed up with Zalando for its kick-off.
Wales emerged from its 17-day 'firebreak' lockdown Monday morning with store retailers hoping that consumers’ pent-up demand to shop will translate into a speedy return to some sort of trading normality.
The Winston-Salem, North Carolina-based owner of brands including Champion and Playtex announced better-than-expected third-quarter financial results on Thursday, but provided a less impressive outlook.