Harvey Nichols had a good year in the 12 months to March as its investments in its physical spaces began to pay off. Further investment and digital innovation could drive the current year higher even in a tough market.
Farfetch will complete by the end of this week its much-anticipated initial public offering (IPO) on the New York Stock Exchange with a valuation of up to $4.8 billion if investors pile in to buy its shares.
We caught up with Phair this weekend in London to discuss her plans for the BFC; her take on the future of fashion; how Brexit might impact London designers and British brands; and the BFC’s new plans with Google.
Rarely has any fashion week felt like its success was riding on one brand. Yet that’s very much the mood entering the next edition of London Fashion Week, when all eyes will be on Riccardo Tisci's debut at Burberry.
The female-led womenswear company announced on Wednesday that it has closed a $15 million Series A funding round with plans to put the money towards retail expansion, digital growth, technology and personnel.
The first lab-grown leather handbags made from mushroom roots were put up for sale this week via a US-based crowdfunding website aiming to tap the embryonic but fast-growing market for eco-friendly fashion.
It feels like it’s been a long time coming but Farfetch has finally announced pricing details for its mega-IPO with news that it aims to raise up to $600m in an offering valuing the whole firm at around $5bn.