One of the UK’s leading fashion events, Pure London, has announced the launch of a new Accessories Concept at the AW18 show in February. The new concept is a platform for young talent in footwear and accessories.
It was a mix of the good and the bad as Sports Direct delivered its results on Thursday with the global retail giant clearly still a work-in-progress that's advancing in some areas, but also seeing a profits drop.
Premium flip-flop company Hari Mari has hired Andy Trammell to run its global wholesale business with the goal of expansion. Trammell most recently worked for Native Shoes where he was VP of Sales since 2013.
Big news on the mall front in the UK on Wednesday as property giant Hammerson is planning to merge with major rival Intu, which means the bigger group will have stakes in or ownership of 60% of the country's supermalls.
The Christmas shopping season in the UK has seen premium advent calendars trending upwards and despite the controversy around the price of some, analysts say this is a key development for makers of beauty products.