As if UK retailers didn’t have enough to contend with, there are warnings that current gridlocks at container ports and packed Channel crossings are expected to get worse in the run-up to Christmas and beyond.
H&M Group has soft-launched an interesting new venture with Singular Society, a first-of-its-kind members brand that gives those who sign up “access to uncompromised life essentials at the price they cost to make”.
China's radiant male skincare market has a raft of domestic startups tapping global investors for funds, with ambitions to rival giants like L'Oreal in a billion-dollar business serving image-conscious millennial men.
The group has launched its new environmental programme, ‘Life 360’, featuring a new vision of luxury that combines creativity and respect for nature, during a week-long agenda of climate talks for its employees.
The 2020 report by Paris-based association Climate Chance has described the global textile and apparel industry’s efforts to deal with the challenges of sustainable development as both fragmentary and insufficient.
The Crown Estate aims to go ultra green. One of London's biggest retail landlords said it’s committed to eliminating its carbon footprint by 2030, including emissions generated by customers using its properties.
Luxury brand Gucci, owned by French group Kering, will give at least $500,000 (£370,900) to UNICEF to help supply and distribute Covid-19 vaccines to vulnerable people around the world, it said on Friday.