The New York-based womenswear retailer announced decreased sales and a net loss of $7.5 million for the second quarter ended August 3, 2019, as well as plans to exit its recently launched Uncommon Sense brand.
HanesBrands has announced that its Champion sportswear brand posted sales growth of more than 50% outside of the U.S. mass channel in the second quarter of 2019, helping the company achieve better than expected earnings.
The Japanese underwear manufacturer has entered into an agreement to acquire U.S. lingerie company Intimates Online, which operates the Lively brand, for $85 million, as it looks to boost its growth in the region.
Peter Pilotto, one of London Fashion Week’s most happening houses, will stage its next runway show in Milan this autumn, making its Italian debut in the storied Teatro Manzoni on Wednesday, September 18.
LuisaViaRoma, Florence’s leading fashion boutique and Italy’s fastest growing luxury e-tailer, is teaming up again with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) this summer with a major event in Sardinia this August.
Continued investment in its ecommerce channel has helped Switzerland’s Calida Group deliver a 4% sales increase in constant currency in the first half of 2019, while operating profit rose by more than 15%.
After supporting the creation of Livy in 2017, the French group has buttressed its lingerie business by buying a stake in Ysé, an underwear label founded in 2012 by Clara Blocman and Bérengère Lehembre.
Wolford's latest results showed it remains loss-making. But it expects to be profitable in the 2020/21 financial year and should be helped by its Chinese ops as well as launches such as its planned athleisure debut.