Christopher Raeburn is rebranding to simply ‘Raeburn’ and has introduced a new logo that revisits the brand’s origins, when the designer used old military surplus, including parachutes, to make new clothing.
Cycling brand Rapha may have seemed to be riding high a few months ago when it was bought by Walmart heirs Steuart and Tom Walton, but it has been struggling of late and posted a £20m loss in its latest set of accounts.
Christopher Raeburn has named his brother Graeme performance director at his brand, which may not sound like big news, but certainly is given the changes happening at the label and Graeme's impressive background.
Further evidence of the importance of cycling as an expanding sports category has come with news that UK brands giant Pentland has bought the Scotland-based Endura cycle clothing and accessories label.
It was a big day for Bicester Village on Thursday with the Value Retail-owned outlet mall opening its long-awaited extension that sees it with 30 new stores, more dining options and an all-new VIP area.
The British fashion brand has announced the appointment of Daniel Shaw as its new design director. Starting September, Shaw will succeed Niall Sloan who stepped down from the role in June to join Escada.