Activist investor Starboard Value LP has sold its stake in Macy's. Starboard had been pressuring Macy's to separate its retail business from its real estate business. The move does give incoming chief executive officer Jeff Gennette more leeway with the company. Starboard's exit comes after Hudson Bay […]

London - PETA US has taken its fight against animal cruelty within the fashion industry to the boardroom. Following the initial public listing of outerwear company Canada Goose on the New York and Toronto Stock Exchange on Thursday morning, the animal welfare group invested 4,000 dollars (3236.8 pounds) […]

Tod's Group SpA has announced that it will cut back on the number of new stores planned for 2017. On Tuesday, March 14, when the group announced their 2016 results, chief financial officer Emilio Maceralli said Tod's now plans to open between nine and 13 new stores in 2017. They also said they will […]

See-now-buy-now has become a big conversation in the fashion industry as the Fashion Week's keep going. There are those camp of fashion industry insiders who believe that items should be immediately available for sale off the runway, and those that believe in sticking to the traditional season ahead […]

London - With the increasing demand for athleisure and active wear, it should comes as little surprise that Nike has retained its title as the world's 'most valuable' apparel brand once more. In fact the sporting goods giant has managed to increased its brand value by 13 percent this year, hitting 32 […]

PODCAST: In this monthly Fashion Friday podcast series directed by FashionUnited contributor Euromonitor Intenational, Adeline Ho, an Industry Research Associate at Euromonitor International, gives us a glance at the Eyewear market with a specific focus on the Essilor and Luxottica recent merger announcement. […]

Swedish retail group H&M is encouraging its suppliers to pay their workers digitally through mobile money or other digital forms, rather than cash, after becoming the first fashion brand to join the United Nations' Better Than Cash Alliance. By paying workforces digitally it will help improve the lives […]

London - One day after designer Stella McCartney questioned the fashion industry continued use of leather and fur, as imitation skins "looks so good" they "genuinely pose a question to the industry about why anyone needs to use leather any more" at Paris Fashion Week, comes news of Switzerland's decision […]




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