The new head of Hermes Watches is hoping a more feminine touch, added with the fashion group's own in-house know-how, will help it navigate through the turbulence rocking the sector. Laurent Dordet, who took the helm of the watch division at the famous Paris fashion house last March, told AFP in an […]

FashionUnited has launched the first of its semi-annual list, Global Top 200 Fashion Companies, highlighting the top players in fashion worldwide. The comprehensive ranking includes the biggest 200 fashion companies by market capitalisation and includes both public and privately held companies. At a […]

French Connection saw improved performance in the second half of the year as the struggling UK-based fashion retailer said Monday it expects fiscal 2016 results to be in line with market expectations. Sales of its winter collection have also continued to be strong during the period after the promising […]

UPDATE Following a five-year period of "significant growth in the UK and expansion into Germany" for British footwear retailer Office, comes a change of ownership as Truworths International acquires a majority stake in the company. The acquisition, which has been previously predicted to close last week, […]

La Redoute has confirmed its plans to return to balance in 2017, thanks to its current strategy of repositioning its offer around its own brands and ready-to-wear collections. Although the group was still "slightly down" in 2014, "we confirm our objectives of a return to balance in 2017," said Eric […]

Although Alessandro Michele has just been at the creative helm of Gucci for 10 brief months, his vision has had a tremendous effect on Gucci. However, given his background at the Italian fashion house, this should come as little surprise as he has been working behind the scenes with the luxury label […]

London - With less than a day to go before the kick off of the holiday shopping period kicks off, more and more retailers have begun to spread out their Black Friday discounts in the hopes of preventing a immediate rush to their brick-and-mortar stores. However as consumers turn to their mobile devices […]

Black Friday has practically turned into a celebrated holiday tradition in America. After enjoying their Thanksgiving meals, people often head to the doors of stores like Target, Wal-Mart, and Macy's for doorbuster sales. While Black Friday still gets plenty of media hype, and stores plan their deals […]

After the Paris terrorist attacks earlier this month, analysts are already forecasting a retail nightmare for the month of November. But sales were already down, according to tax-refund company Global Blue, who said Europe’s tourists spent less in October. European tourist spending increased just 1.6 […]

REPORTReporting results for the year ended August 29, 2015, Arcadia Group said that total group operating profit before goodwill and exceptional items stood at 251.6 million pounds (379.3 million dollars) compared to 238.4 million pounds (359.4 million dollars) last year. Total sales of were 2,069.3 […]