In February, the Coachella Music Festival LLC (Coachella) sued Urban Outfitters and Free People for trademark infringement for selling clothes under the Coachella name that were marketed to festival-goers.
New Look has named a new Chief Creative Officer to replace Roger Wightman. Paula Dumont López is currently Senior Vice-President/Head of Esprit Women. She will join in September and will sit on the board.
Debenhams' trading update paints a picture of a market that's tough and a turnaround plan that's still a work in progress. Sales have slowed recently, even online, but a beauty focus and its new Preen offer look strong.
The Netflix show loosely based on Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso's memoir of the same name has been cancelled after two months. Amoruso said she is "looking forward to controlling my narrative from here on out.”