Belstaff is to launch two new retail spaces in the coming month, continuing its global expansion in key markets with one store that underscores its focus on Japan and another that will be its first standalone in Canada.
First there was a report that Renzo Rosso's OTB Group had tabled a bid for Belstaff, then came a denial. But whether the bid happened or not, it has shone a powerful spotlight on the UK heritage brand.
The news flow around Jimmy Choo’s sale may have been pretty slow since it was first put on the block a few months ago but at least we now know some of the interested bidders. Step forward Michael Kors.
Up-for-sale luxury footwear brand Jimmy Choo was cheerful Thursday saying it “continues to make excellent progress, trading strongly” this year. But while management trumpeted its prospects, there was no news on a sale.