The global swimwear market is expected to reach 28,148 million US dollars by 2024, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2 percent from 2018 to 2024, according to a new report from Allied Market Research. The report reveals that growth of the global swimwear market is primarily being driven by product […]

Consumers care more and more about the environment, according to Jan Agelink, one of the founders of Dutch trendwatching firm Buro Jantrendman. He presented a lecture titled “Style goes outdoor” at Dutch fashion trade fair Modefabriek last month. According to Agelink, not only are today’s consumers […]

Yours Clothing, the UK’s fastest growing -size fashion retailer, has announced that it is investing more than 4 million pounds in a new bigger headquarter in Peterborough to “fuel growth plans”. In a statement, Yours Clothing confirmed that it has purchased a new 142,000 square foot UK headquarters […]

Denim apparel giant Levi’s has announced a set of ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions across its owned-and-operated facilities and global supply chain by 2025 in a new climate action strategy. What it is calling “aggressive targets” in a press statement, the climate action strategy is aimed […]

London-based retail start-up Virtualstock, which provides cloud-based inventory solutions for six of the top 10 UK retailers, has completed an Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) fundraising round of 3.42 million pounds, and appointed René Schuster as chairman with immediate effect. The Enterprise Investment […]

In the second quarter of 2018, consolidated sales at SMCP, the parent company of Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot reached 241.3 million euros (281.7 million dollars), up 15.2 percent at constant currency. The company said, reported sales rose 12.9 percent, including a negative currency impact of 2.3 […]

Full price sales for the first half, Next Plc said, were up 4.5 percent on last year, while sales in the company’s online business were up 15.5 percent, driven by the growth in overseas and third party brands business, along with more modest growth in sales of Next branded stock in the UK. Sales in […]

Geox S.p.A., has reported consolidated sales in the first half of 414.1 million euros (483.5 million dollars), down 8.2 percent or 7.2 percent at constant forex, compared with the previous year, which the company said were affected by performance in the first quarter, characterised by lower discounted […]

The board of directors of Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A. in a statement announcing the half year financial results said that total revenues reached 674 million euros (787 million dollars), down 6.2 percent at current exchange and 3.4 percent at constant exchange rates over the same period in 2017. The board […]

While the menswear market is on track to outpace the womenswear market, Saint Laurent is actually seeing a boom thanks to their womenswear. The Kering-owned brand has been one of the most precious gems of the luxury conglomerate, and under the creative direction of Anthony Vaccarello and the business […]