The new Queen The Greatest experiential pop-up store opened on Carnaby Street on Tuesday morning with a big focus on apparel as Universal Music Group’s Bravado unit looks to take advantage of rising West End footfall.
Online fashion retail giant Zalando has invested in circular fashion and textile technology group Infinited Fiber Co. It said the non-disclosed proceeds will go towards building a €220 million factory in Finland.
Footfall across all UK retail destinations rose week-on-week in the latest seven days (19-25 September) and was particularly welcome on three important fronts. It was the first rise registered in the past four weeks.
The Real Leather. Stay Different. International Student Design Competition has announced its first-ever winner: Emily Omesi, a BFA undergraduate at FIT, New York, who beat almost 400 other participants.
Alter Made has been conceived as a sustainability lab to improve the way Mango works, and is committed to low inventory and proximity production. Led by Alejandra Mur, it forecasts a revenue of €25 million in 3 years.
Acquisition-hungry JD Sports Fashion has now moved into beauty. The UK-based sportswear giant has bought a stake in online hair & beauty brand Hairburst, which sells vitamins, shampoos and styling products.