Given the acquisition trail Farfetch has been on recently, it might seem like a no-brainer that the company would be interested in buying US-based Barneys. But it seems that it's not, despite a story to the contrary.
Isabel Toledo, the Cuban-born independent designer who grew to be one of First Lady Michelle Obama’s favorites, has died at the age of 59. She passed away on Sunday in a New York, according to her husband Ruben Toledo.
Primark may be one of the most successful fashion retailers in the UK (and beyond) at the moment, but given that it’s fully dependent on physical shops as it has no online operations, it's feeling the pain of high rents.
As probiotic ingredients prove to be a key trend in skincare, indies specialising in the field are increasingly in the acquisition spotlight and UK-based Aurelia has just been bought by Hong Kong’s Health & happiness.