mRalph Lauren will be celebrated in December by the French-American Foundation (FAF) as the guest of honor at its annual gala dinner in the Château de Versailles, given under the patronage of President Emmanuel Macron.
With UK retailers currently issuing profit warnings at a rapid rate, it was encouraging to see one with good news on Monday. Shoe Zone issued an update saying trading in the year to September 29 was strong.
Sneaker start-up brand Allbirds may only be three-and-a-half years old but it has already garnered a total of $75 million in funding, after a fresh $50 million investment, lifting its company valuation to $1.4 billion.
The men's and women's footwear and accessories brand has chosen Lisbon's Príncipe Real neighbourhood for the location of its first store in Portugal, which opened with a party at the end of September.
Times are tough and they certainly seem to be so for Swedish retailer Kappahl. The company's full-year results presentation was headlined “a challenging year”, so you knew the news wasn’t going to be good.
With UK retail in its current fragile state, every results announcement is being jumped on for signs of a recovery, which made N Brown’s interim figures of particular interest. And is a recovery on the cards? Not yet.
As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability, the outdoor apparel co-op is organizing used gear swaps at 11 stores across the US later this month, inviting members to trade their gently used equipment.
Authentic Brands Group LLC has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase a majority stake in the intellectual property of the Camuto Group’s proprietary brands in partnership with DSW Inc.