Cotton planting in India, the world’s top cotton producer, could fall 12% in the 2018/19 crop year as infestation by the pink bollworm has slashed farmers’ incomes, prompting them to choose other crops, say officials.
Abercrombie & Fitch has relaunched its corporate website, featuring a new design aiming to provide more information to investors, partners, consumers and employees about corporate sustainability, diversity and community.
JD Sports is riding high at the moment and that’s making it acquisition-hungry. The latest? US-based The Finish Line, with the company having entered a conditional (and game-changing) deal to buy it at the weekend.
A boom in online luxury goods sales is finally convincing high-end watchmakers, long sceptical that customers would pay thousands to buy intricate timepieces on the web, to step up their investments in e-commerce.
Kidpik girls apparel and footwear subscription box has expanded its sizing. The company has added clothing in girls size 16 and shoes in size 6 to its standard sizes to extend the service from girls to tweens.
Liberty London is aiming to make the most of the new Petter Rabbit movie in a link-up with Sony Pictures for limited edition fabric prints. It’s the first time it has teamed up with a studio for prints based on a film.