Value retail giant Primark is going from strength to strength we learned Thursday morning as parent company Associated British Foods issued an upbeat trading update. Its UK stores are strong, as is Italy and the US.
French clothing retailer Vivarte, which is aiming to restructure more than 1.3 billion euros of debt, has agreed to offload its Kookai brand to Australian company Magi as part of Vivarte's ongoing sell-off programme.
Leading clothing brands will extend for another three years until 2021 their commitment to carry out expert building safety inspections at garment factories in Bangladesh following the Rana Plaza collapse in 2013.
Walmart, Skechers and New Balance have filed the opening brief in the federal appeal of a trademark infringement case where Converse is fighting hard to protect its Chuck Taylor All Star style against numerous knockoffs.
H&M had plenty to talk about Thursday as it reported higher H1 sales, some markets that were good and others that were challenging, plus e-sales powering ahead and strength in its expanding other brands.
Major brands from Aldi to Zara agreed on Thursday to improve conditions for up to 2 million Bangladeshi garment workers, four years after a garment factory collapse in Dhaka killed more than 1,000 people.
Store numbers on London’s premier shopping thoroughfare Oxford Street have dropped to 228 from 285 since 1993 as global brand demand for giant flagships has seen several smaller units consolidated into larger stores.
Zalando wants to double in size by 2020, it's co-chief executive said on Friday, as Europe's biggest pure online fashion retailer announced new partnerships with Nike, H&M Weekday brand and the Bestseller group.