Feedback from nearly 40,000 customer experiences have revealed that customer satisfaction has dropped to its lowest level since 2010, according to the 2015 UK Customer Satisfaction Index (UKCSI) released by the Institute of Customer Service. The report, which features more than 200 organisations across […]

Security is being bolstered at the Paris fashion shows which opens on Wednesday following the deadly Islamist attacks in the French capital and European swoops on other suspected jihadists. Celebrities and others attending the event were reported to be skittish over security at the globally mediatised […]

Musician Sir Mick Jagger has donated a three-year scholarship programme in memory of his late partner, fashion designer L’Wren Scott for students at London’s Central Saint Martins MA Style course at the University of the Arts London. The scholarship, which will begin for the academic year starting […]

INTERVIEW He's wowing fashionistas at Milan Men's Style Week, and rising star designer Andrea Pompilio says this is just the beginning, with a host of young labels like his ready to revitalise the menswear industry. Italian-born Pompilio, who showed off a Fall-Winter 2015 runway collection on Saturday […]

REVIEW Marni was the guest designer at this season's Pitti Uomo and showed its AW15 collection at the Museo Marino Marini in Florence. The Pitti guest show is one of the highlights of fashion week, especially considering the rush between shows in Milan, this is one presentation where press and buyers […]

Andrea Pompilio showed luxe sportswear with a nod to aviation inspired separates. Engineering details such as prominent offset zippers, bonded volume and quilting was seen on aviator jackets, overcoats and denim-inspired trousers. Formal shirting came sporty with stripes on collars and sides of sleeves […]

Japanese fast-fashion retailer Uniqlo is under fire after Hong Kong-based non-governmental organization Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehaviour (SACOM) accused their suppliers in China of submitting employees to harsh working conditions. The organization previously investigated working […]

Ralph Toledano, the current elected president of the Fédération Française de la Couture, du Prêt-à-Porter des Couturiers et des Créateurs de Mode is set to miss out on the upcoming men's wear and haute couture shows in Paris, France. The former chairman and CEO of Chloé, who aside from being the head […]

Maison Martin Margiela has stealthily changed its name, a slight detail that seems to have been overlooked by many during John Galliano haute couture comeback show in London on Monday. The Parisian-based fashion house has dropped Martin, the first name of its eponymous founder, from its name and is […]

Guadalajara, Jal. January 2015. You are a few days away from being able to enjoy IM Intermoda, a showcase where fashion and business are combined with creativity and talent. In the 62nd edition, Intermoda GROWS with the premise of offering business opportunities between exhibitors, manufacturers, and […]