Swedish fashion retailer KappAhl may have seen plenty of upheaval in recent periods, but its performance seems to be improving and Q3 delivered reasonably good news with the company saying that it’s “back on track”.
MadaLuxe has opened its new 9,000-square-foot headquarters and New York showroom. The company will use its East Coast office to further expand brand relationships and grow its wholesale and DTC businesses.
The move will help the British company move closer towards its goal of becoming a global lifestyle brand. Its inaugural collection of sunglasses and optical frames is expected to during Spring Summer 2019.
Tarte Cosmetics has partnered with parent company Kosé to relaunch sister brand Awake. The direct-to-consumer heritage brand is designed to provide sleep skincare therapy based on fast-acting Japanese-inspired formulas.
KappAhl has opened a concept driven pop-up store for its Newbie kids chain on the King’s Road in London. It's the Swedish company’s fifth UK store but rather than being just a regular branch, it focuses on innovation.
Amazon has announced plans for the first Alabama fulfillment center to be located in Bessemer, which will create 1,500 full-time jobs. The company currently operates a sortation center in Mobile, Alabama.