Sustainable footwear specialist Allbirds is launching into mainland Europe as of Monday with an online debut in 12 new markets. This follows its launch in the UK – in London's Covent Garden – in October last year.
The world is changing and fashion and beauty need to change too - and fast - speakers at the Decoded Future summit in London said. Sustainable packaging, rental, resale and Gen Z mean the old rules no longer apply.
A price jump in wool from Australia, the world's top exporter of high-quality fleeces, is rattling through the global clothing supply chain, with some mills passing along costs and retailers cutting down on wool.
Sneaker start-up brand Allbirds may only be three-and-a-half years old but it has already garnered a total of $75 million in funding, after a fresh $50 million investment, lifting its company valuation to $1.4 billion.
High-end sustainable footwear brand Allbirds is to open its debut UK store in Covent Garden later this month. The 1,600 sq ft unit is located at 121-123 Long Acre and was designed by Allbirds’ in-house team and XYZ
The eco-friendly shoe company opened its first New York flagship on Tuesday, a 4,800-square-foot store featuring a new retail strategy ready to be rolled out in a flurry of new locations slated to open in the next year.
SF-based sustainable shoe brand Allbirds has appointed Under Armour's former managing director of Asia Pacific Erick Haskell as president of international, a role in which he will head Allbirds' international operations.