The online economy is growing, and not just in the United States. South Asia is all about the e-commerce train, and the proof is in the pudding. Business of Fashion has reported that South Asia's internet economy, will reach 50 billion dollars this year. This puts it on trajectory to grow fourfold by […]

Publisher and apparel consulting firm just-style, has announced the open beta of a new apparel sourcing tool, re:source, which hopes to address the need for more accessible information on trade and tariff data. Re:source was created after years of in-depth research into the problems experienced by apparel […]

Private equity advisory firm Apax Partners LLP has raised a technology-focused fund, called Apax Digital, with 1 billion dollars in capital commitments. The fund’s first investment has gone towards online retail platform Moda Operandi. The Anglo-American private equity firm has raised and advised more […]

London - German footwear label Birkenstock has terminated its business relationship with Amazon Europe over counterfeiting claims. From January 1, 2018, Birkenstock will completely discontinue all direct deliveries of its all products through the US online retailer’s European arm as it believes consumers […]

Cougar, a quintessentially Canadian wintry boots brand, is finalising its assault to the neighbouring – and profitable – U.S. market. “We’re really excited about doing a restart of our distribution and about being much more aligned with the channels and where you would find the brand,” said in a recent […]

Students of Design (SODS) has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise 300,000 pounds to fuel its global expansion. The Students of Design platform, which offers emerging independent designers “who wish to champion continuity and sustainability in their work” a marketplace to sell their collections. […]

Heritage Global Patents and Trademarks (HGPT), global brokerage and advisory service, just announced that it will manage an auction for British Wellington Rain Boot Company. The sale will include all assets of the company including its trademarks and intellectual property. The sale will also include […]

Luxury group Yoox Net-a-Porter has reported a significant rise in purchases made on mobile devices during cyber weekend, with mobile orders peaking at one per second on Black Friday. The proportion of mobile sales reached 66 percent on Sunday, marking an all-time high for the retailer, while the group […]




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