The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled that a series of promotional emails sent by Laura Ashley were ‘misleading’ and has warned the clothing company to not make savings claims unless they are substantiated.
Xavier Rougeaux has returned to Smythson to become its new chief executive officer, and will work together with new creative director Luc Goidadin to take the 130-year old brand into its next stage of growth.
China’s industrial output grew 5.8 percent in September from a year earlier, missing expectations, while fixed-asset investment growth rose to 5.4 percent in the first nine months, above forecasts, data showed on Friday.
The Associated British Foods-owned fashion chain has emphasised its commitment to environmental standards and safer working conditions as it fights for market share in discount-loving Germany and other countries.
Strong e-commerce demand is fuelling Asia's air freight market, with the U.S.-China trade war having minimal negative impact so far and in some cases even boosting shipments, industry executives said on Friday.