Primark to open for 24-hours to cater for demand
Primark is to extend trading hours in all of its stores when England exits lockdown on Wednesday, December 2, with some flagships opening for 24-hours to cater for “anticipated higher customer demand”. Eleven stores including Trafford, Bluewater, Lakeside, Birmingham Fort and White City, will open for 24-hours from 7am on December 2 right...
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Fashion’s recipes from the kitchens of Phillip Lim to Missoni
Given the recent unpalatable events and news, some lighter reading can't hurt. That was perhaps the thought of American fashion designer Phillip Lim when he published his out-of-print cookbook during the pandemic. The culinary ebook, the proceeds of which have been donated to charity, taps into the surge in home-cooking at a time when...
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The end of Topshop and Arcadia would be the biggest UK collapse of the pandemic
Once the king of the high street, Topshop parent company Arcadia would be the biggest corporate collapse during the time of the pandemic if it goes into administration. With its 500 store portfolio its closure would create giant craters in the high street leaving unfillable gaps. Questions about what will happen to Arcadia’s 350 million pound...
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The show must go on: The changing tides of fashion weeks
The show must go on. The Spring 21 runway season was the most hybrid variety we’ve ever seen, with a mix of digital presentations, lookbooks and films that ultimately proved effective, keeping travel restrictions and social distancing in mind. Visual media not only allowed us to view runway shows remotely, but gave us access to designers’...
Nov 27, 2020
Podcast: Conscious Chatter talks about the importance of finding your niche
In this episode, Conscious Chatter talks to sustainable advocate, Isaias Hernandez, about the importance of finding your niche and sustainable shopping. Listen to the podcast below. Source: Conscious Chatter via Stitcher Photo credit: Unsplash
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Ian Rogers leaves chief digital officer role at LVMH
Ian Rogers, LVMH”s chief digital officer, will be transitioning into an advisory role at the company. The C-suite executive will be joining Ledger, a Paris-based tech start-up. He will be the company’s chief experience officer. Ledger, founded in 2014, protects digital assets like cryptocurrency. Rogers will be responsible for overseeing the...
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