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Boohoo wins race for Arcadia's Daventry logistics hub

Boohoo wins race for Arcadia's Daventry logistics hub

​Boohoo Group has won the battle to buy a key UK logistics site that became available on the collapse of Arcadia.
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StockX valued at $3.8 billion after latest funding round

StockX valued at $3.8 billion after latest funding round

The Detroit-based online resale platform announced on Thursday that it has completed a new funding round, bringing the company’s total valuation up to $3.8 billion.
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Atterley gets new investment for US growth as sales rise fast

Atterley gets new investment for US growth as sales rise fast

​Fashion retailer Atterley.com, which counts Alexandra Shulman as an advisor, has raised £3 million through a funding round backed by Maven Capital Partners, by Scottish Enterprise and existing shareholders.
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Fast Retailing's Uniqlo strong in H1 and March, but Theory struggles

Fast Retailing's Uniqlo strong in H1 and March, but Theory struggles

​Fast Retailing released H1 results on Thursday, plus its Japanese Uniqlo performance for March. Both reports showed the business is doing well in general, even if the H1 figures showed some smaller brands struggling.
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Gap plans Westfield London pop-up from reopening day

Gap plans Westfield London pop-up from reopening day

​Gap may be exiting the UK market as far as company-operated shops are concerned, but it wants to make the most of the reopening in England. It will launch a kidswear pop-up in the Westfield London mall on April 12.
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Monki launches new app with omnichannel and sustainability features

Monki launches new app with omnichannel and sustainability features

H&M Group’s Monki brand has this month launched a new app as part of its “ongoing work to engage with its community and offer ways of interacting with the brand and each other”. 
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US teens still love Nike, embrace 90s trends and clean skincare - report

US teens still love Nike, embrace 90s trends and clean skincare - report

​American teens have been increasing their spending slightly in the past year as the emergence of a female-led spending cycle driven by apparel has made an impact.
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ASOS has stellar first half, Topshop integration a global success

ASOS has stellar first half, Topshop integration a global success

​ASOS released its interim results on Thursday and the fashion e-tail giant confirmed just how strong it is, as its own brands and Arcadia labels boomed. It saw sales rising globally and profits soared.
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Toms launches new giving model, visual identity

Toms launches new giving model, visual identity

Toms, the footwear and lifestyle brand that founded the one-for-one giving model, has revealed an updated impact strategy and visual identity.
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Podcast: Frédérique Picard of Carel on relaunching a long-established footwear brand

Podcast: Frédérique Picard of Carel on relaunching a long-established footwear brand

Frédérique Picard has been in charge of French footwear brand Carel since 2010. In this French-language podcast, she talks to FashionNetwork.com about this entrepreneurial venture and her plans for the company.
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Lululemon to open at McArthurGlen Cheshire Oaks

Lululemon to open at McArthurGlen Cheshire Oaks

North American sportswear giant Lululemon is limbering up to open in the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Cheshire Oaks.The premium fitness brand will launch on 12 April as the centre reopens to the public.
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Fitting rooms: retailers divided on whether to reopen them next week

Fitting rooms: retailers divided on whether to reopen them next week

​News that John Lewis is planning to open most of its fitting rooms when it reopens it stores next week may have been encouraging, but not all retailers are planning on doing likewise — at least not at first.
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Vans links with Liberty for womenswear and shoe collection

Vans links with Liberty for womenswear and shoe collection

Sneaker-to-apparel brand Vans has linked up with upscale department store and printed fabrics specialist Liberty for a collection of womenswear and shoes that have just launched.
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Scotch & Soda opens biggest store globally

Scotch & Soda opens biggest store globally

​Following the recent announcement of its new brand identity and store opening plan, Dutch brand Scotch & Soda has now opened its biggest store globally in the Dutch city of ‘s‑Hertogenbosch, also known as Den Bosch. 
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Barbour upbeat despite pandemic impact, stays profitable

Barbour upbeat despite pandemic impact, stays profitable

Barbour has filed its accounts for the 12 months up to the end of April last year and it’s particularly interesting because it includes around a two-month period in which the pandemic was making an impact.
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Chinese 'limited edition' sneakers soar after Xinjiang backlash

Chinese 'limited edition' sneakers soar after Xinjiang backlash

Prices of some Chinese limited edition sneakers soared among collectors and speculators following calls for local consumers to boycott global brands that have said they don't source products or yarn from Xinjiang.
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