Juicy Couture is to exit its retail stores in the UK market, according to reports. The brand may still be a big name in Britain but owner Authentic Brands sees its future in online sales rather than its own stores.
Department store Selfridges has been cleared of using a model who looked “unhealthily thin” in a marketing email with the UK’s ASA agreeing with the retailer that she did not seem to be "significantly underweight”.
The New West End Company has announced plans to transform Bird Street into a fashion and wearable tech hub in partnership with Appear Here and TFL. The project includes sustainable technologies like Pavegen.
The weather may have been brighter in March but that didn’t mean Britons went out to buy spring fashion. That said, they did stay in to buy clothes with online sales growth easily beating that of physical stores.
Dublin’s Brown Thomas has completed the final stage of a three-year €24 million investment at its Grafton Street flagship and has launched a new athleisure department, as well as a café and standalone beauty lounge.