Premium Paris-based womenswear brand Ba&sh will open a store in the Carnaby area. The new location will be at 20 Beak Street, at the bottom end of Carnaby Street and not far from upscale Regent Street.
The fashion industry generates tons of fabric waste each year, notably in New York -- one of the world's shopping capitals and host twice a year to runway shows, a major contributor to the wider problem.
The owner of brands like J. Crew and Madewell is the latest to launch an initiative for the good of the planet, entering into a new partnership with Fair Trade USA and launching a collection of eco and Fair Trade denim.
J.Crew Group on thursday reported a double-digit sales increase in the third quarter, with a return to growth at its namesake brand. The group announced it will shutter the budget line Mercantile and Nevereven brand.