A new Beach category will show this August at Swim Collective in Anaheim, CA, aiming to offer a curated assortment of apparel and accessories designed to round out buyers' purchases at the swimwear trade show.
Inditex sales may have risen only 2% in Q1 but it was still a record quarter and without currency exchange effects it would have powered ahead by 7% as both online and stores expansion again proved a winning formula.
New Look has admitted last year was very difficult as it revealed bleak trading results amid external and “self-inflicted” issues. However, it said its turnaround plan is on track to deliver stability for the new year.
The 87th edition of the Florentine childrenswear tradeshow will take place June 21 to 23 and is set to welcome 557 brands, a figure much in line with its summer edition in 2017, which saw 548 brands showcased.
Volcom has promoted 16-year company veteran JJ Gonzales to global men's design director. Gonzales' legacy at Volcom includes designing the brand's denim as well as traditional action sports pieces like boardshorts.
Sears Holdings Corp said on Thursday it plans to shutter another 72 locations to stem losses in the face of deepening financial distress and reported a nearly 12 percent drop in quarterly comparable-store sales.
Skimpy men's swimwear has topped a survey of the least favourite fashion items in the UK with leather trousers and Crocs also proving to be unpopular while slip-on shoes, hoodies and leggings got a thumbs-up.
California lifestyle retailer Planet Blue has announced Eddie Bromberg as its new Chief Executive Officer. Bromberg was most recently the president at Cotton Citizen where he led the brand's retail expansion.