In a recent study, the National Retail Federation (NRF) predicts that fraudulent returns would account for 3.5 percent of 2014 holiday sales totalling around 3.8 billion dollars, what is slightly higher than the figure reached last year. In total, holiday shopping fraud is expected to cost retailers […]

Millions of shoppers swamped the high street in search of bargains as Selfridges recorded the most profitable hour in its 100 year history. Crowds lined streets across Britain from 1am before excitement spilled into violence as stores opened, with fights reportedly breaking out amid stampedes in some […]

Members Only, the brand popular for their jackets that are worn by celebrities like Anne Hathaway and Anderson Cooper, has signed a licensing agreement with iApparel LLC for their outerwear and sweaters. The agreement spans all categories including men's, women's, and children in the U.S. The deal includes […]

UPDATE Fashion retailer Eleven Paris has reportedly "amicably" settled a lawsuit collectively filed by US based artists Beyonce, Rihanna, Kanye West, Jay Z and Pharrell Williams outside of court this week. The recording artists first took legal action against the Parisian brand in October for the unlawful […]

Kenneth Cole Productions Inc. and Marcolin have renewed the licensing agreement in place for the design, manufacturing, production, and distribution of Kenneth Cole's optical offerings through December 2021. The two companies began their partnership in 2003, and it was set to expire next year in 2016. […]

Isabel Marant is said to be in preliminary discussion with Eurazeo to sell a controlling stake in the French fashion house to the private equity firm, according to sources close to Reuters. News of the potential sale comes not long after a court in Paris cleared Isabel Marant of all previous plagiarism […]

A court in Dhaka, Bangladesh's capital, agreed yesterday to murder charges against 41 people responsible for the collapse of the Rana Plaza building in April 2013 that killed 1,135 garment workers and injured 2,515 more. Among the accused are Sohel Rana, the building's owner, and the five owners of […]

UPDATE London - The question regarding Italian fashion house Valentino future and a certain IPO continue to be the subject of much debate, as conflicting sources claim the brand is both close and nowhere near to taking the steps for an initial public offering. According to a report from Reuters, Valentino's […]




Latest jobs