Kenneth Cole has entered into a four-year licensing deal with UK-based GBG Europe Footwear and Accessories Limited to distribute men's and women's footwear, and manufacture and distribute women's handbags in EMEA.
Liberty London is aiming to make the most of the new Petter Rabbit movie in a link-up with Sony Pictures for limited edition fabric prints. It’s the first time it has teamed up with a studio for prints based on a film.
French luxury goods firm Hermes , known for its $10,000-plus Birkin handbags, on Wednesday posted record margins for 2017 and said it would make an extraordinary payout to shareholders as well as hike its dividend.
Moss Bros has seen a perfect storm of problems. Its supplier consolidation has backfired in the short term causing stock shortages, while bad weather and consumer caution have hurt turnover and led to a profit warning.
British fashion brands like Victoria Beckham, Vivienne Westwood and Wool and the Gang are set to benefit from an advertising campaign running across three major Chinese and Hong Kong e-tailers next week.
LK Bennett surprised the retail sector when it named Darren Topp, ex-boss of failed BHS, as its CEO, but now it seems that Topp is leaving and Erica Vilkauls, who recently ran the failed East chain, is on board.
John Lewis must be hoping for a big sales uplift in the current week as it opens it 50th department store today at Westfield London. But for last week, it saw a total company sales increase of only 2% to £206m.
Further evidence of the importance of cycling as an expanding sports category has come with news that UK brands giant Pentland has bought the Scotland-based Endura cycle clothing and accessories label.