As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases continues to increase across the UK, luxury department stores including Fenwick, Harrods and Harvey Nichols have announced temporary closures and reduced trading hours.
Apparel giant PVH Corp is selling its Speedo North America business to UK-based Pentland Group, which is the parent company of Speedo International Limited. The British firm is paying $170 million in cash.
Iconix is continuing to support its British football-linked brand Umbro and said this week that it has extended its longstanding license deal for the label to cover footballing countries Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay.
The British brand has launched its biggest ever global brand campaign ahead of the upcoming Rugby World Cup in Japan. Created by an in-house team, 'Be Part of It' celebrates the togetherness of the rugby community.