The Spanish retail group behind clothing brands Cortefiel and Women’Secret has announced plans to rival online marketplaces like Zalando and Asos with the launch of third-party brands across its e-commerce stores.
Vero Moda and Jack & Jones owner Bestseller has said that it made “an unexpected profit” in the latest year, despite the pandemic. The better-than-expected outcome means it will avoid its first-ever annual loss.
Bestseller's Jack & Jones has said a “revolutionary” chapter has been written in the brand’s history with its first digital collection launch to its teams around the world. And it's planning more live-streamed events.
Fashion giant H&M said on Tuesday it is working with other companies to support garment workers in Bangladesh, where more than 2 million have been hit by factory closures as coronavirus lockdowns hit orders.
Bestseller has responded to a report that implicated its Jack & Jones brand in the use of factories linked to forced labour, saying it has no dealings with one company named and that another uses no forced labour.
Danish fashion retail giant Bestseller released its full-year results on Monday and the numbers showed a business that’s continuing to drive sales upwards but is still facing the same challenges as its peers.
Company directors, industry experts and NGO representatives came together to talk about the industry’s need to take action at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit on 15-16 May. Now it’s time to stop talking and start acting.