Opening with Benetton’s first-ever show on February 19, and featuring again Gucci, Bottega Veneta and an array of new names, the Milan fashion week ending on February 25 looks set for a dazzling edition.
Show over the weekend at London Fashion Week ranged from the whimsical dance-inspired, at Preen by Thornton Bregazzi, to House of Holland's tough-as-nails utilitarianism and statement femininity at Molly Goddard.
English Premier League team Manchester United is one of the biggest football teams on the planet so any brand that links up with it can be guaranteed global exposure and it now has an eyewear deal with Maui Jim.
A senior Amazon executive on Friday disputed claims raised by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that Amazon workers face "dehumanizing conditions" as being untrue and invited her to take a tour of facilities.
The German group reported sales of over 4.6 billion euros in 2018 and an operating margin of 7.3%. While it looks like growth may slow in 2019, the company's major focus will be on improving its profitability.
Swedish sports brand Björn Borg has chosen London Fashion Week to unveil its exclusive capsule collection with international pop star Robyn and staged a global launch event at Browns East in Shoreditch.
The news around UK retail may seem to be almost all bad but nobody seemed to have told visitors to Pure London last week with the show feeling busier than the last event and plenty of brands writing orders.
On Friday afternoon, UK e-tail giant Boohoo became the first big-name retailer to ban wool in its products. By Friday evening, it had become the first big-name retailer to change its mind on the subject.