Topshop and Topman are linking up with the hugely popular Netflix show Stranger Things for its second series with the fashion retailer entering a “360 relationship” that takes in fashion and entertainment in its stores.
Zalando is on a roll with the e-tail giant reporting a sales surge just a day after UK peer Asos did so. And it’s following Asos into beauty e-tail as it aims to tap into one of the key growth categories for e-sales.
The teen specialty retailer formed a new Board of Directors that includes executives with previous tenures at Uniqlo, Wal-Mart and Forever 21. Rue21 also appointed Dr. Mark Chrystal as Chief Analytics Officer.
Chinese private equity firm Hony Capital said on Tuesday it has agreed to buy a third of fashion brand Mr & Mrs Italy’s owner Duemmei, marking its first investment in the luxury industry amid a recovery in the sector.
In a major move, the house of Helmut Lang has chosen the experienced menswear designer Mark Howard Thomas to be its new Creative Director for menswear. Thomas, 41, joins Helmut Lang from Joseph, the UK-based house.
Trade unions on Tuesday hailed a landmark ruling allowing complaints to proceed against two global fashion brands for allegedly violating an agreement to improve building safety in garment factories in Bangladesh.
Hong Kong-based garment supplier Crystal International's IPO has attracted investment from fashion giants including Uniqlo's parent company Fast Retailing Co. and Victoria's Secret's parent company L Brands Inc.
Retailers hoping to put themselves up for sale are in for a long winter. Take Nordstrom. With large insider stakes and growing revenue, the $6.7 billion department-store chain was a prime candidate for a buyout.