The British arm of luxury outerwear brand Moncler said the opening of a three-storey 3,550 sq ft flagship store on Old Bond Street helped lift sales by 44% to £35.2 million in the year to 31 December 2016.
It looks like the fashion drought that UK retail saw in October might just be easing with John Lewis’s latest report showing that Fashion sales rose in the latest week, although the evidence is still inconclusive.
Consumer appetite for Black Friday is growing, but while deep discounting remains a primary motivation for most, shoppers will now be also looking for exclusive offers that are not available at other times of the year.
The Foschini Group is boosting its presence in the UK and international fashion sector with news that it will add Hobbs, the middle market womenswear retailer, to a portfolio that includes Whistles and Phase Eight.
Beauty vlogger Patrick Starrr has become the latest makeup guru to team up with MAC.The cosmetics giant has collaborated with the beauty influencer on a collection of holiday color cosmetics, it announced on Monday.
Yoox-Net A Porter’s upscale menswear website Mr Porter has launched its new in-house label, Mr P. Created by a team of in-house designers, it’s a year-round collection mixing essentials and seasonal trend items.