The Fashion Institute of Technology announced on Monday that it has entered into a partnership with the manufacturer and has plans to launch its own branded student-designed apparel and accessories lines.
New Look is continuing its exit strategy from its international operations after its bold plan to build a major global business fell short on the back of changing consumer habits and over-ambitious expansion.
There appears to be a question mark around the space given over to fashion in M&S’s physical stores in the future as the company appears to be preparing to focus even more heavily on food than it has done until now.
The embattled UK retail industry was dealt another blow on Friday after news emerged that Arcadia is considering a restructuring process which could result in significant store closures and job losses.
Zalando has launched a change of approach as it “refines its private labels assortment to pursue a complementary strategy with partner brands.” The result is the end of the private label business within its zLabels op.
H&M isn’t exactly known for sharing lots of information when it release its quarterly sales figures so on Friday its Q1 numbers were frustratingly short on detail, apart from showing that sales are rising.
MCM Worldwide, the German luxury travel and accessories brand, has opened its first global flagship retail location in Los Angeles, marking the brand's fifth California location and 17th store in the U.S.