The H&M Home x Diane von Furstenberg collection launches next week featuring the “bold prints that von Furstenberg is renowned for, such as zebra and leopard, a kissable lip pattern and abstract signature lettering”.
If customers can’t come to the store, why not dial up the online performance? That’s what Tommy Hilfiger’s flagship Regent Street, London, store has done with the introduction of a virtual shopping service.
M&S has confirmed that it has bought the Jaeger brand, which had been part of Philip Day’s fashion retail empire. But while the firm is taking over the brand, it’s not buying the label’s store chain and its concessions.
Activity around the break-up of the Arcadia fashion retail empire is continuing and while the sale of Evans is the only firm development so far, it has emerged that the heavily mortgaged Topshop flagship is up for sale.
Tory Burch swung to a loss in the UK and Germany in its most recent financial year, and while that year didn't include the pandemic, it said Covid has had an impact and it's impossible to predict this year's outcome.
J.Crew is closing all six of its UK locations, including the massive flagship on Regent Street, calling in liquidators to its British operation and will serve the British market via its global webstore.
The New West End Company is calling on the UK government to introduce tax-free shopping for European tourists post-Brexit as what should be Britain’s busiest shopping area continues to see a mere trickle of visitors.