REPORT Carter’s for its second quarter fiscal 2015 reported consolidated net sales increased 38.7 million dollars, or 6.7 percent, to 612.8 million dollars, reflecting growth in all business segments. Changes in foreign currency exchange rates as compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2014 negatively […]

REPORT LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton posted revenue of 16.7 billion euros (18.4 billion dollars) in the first half of 2015, representing an increase of 19 percent. Organic revenue growth was 6 percent compared to the same period in 2014. The group recorded strong growth in Europe and the United States. […]

REPORT Kering posted revenue of 5,512.5 million euros (6,108.7 million dollars) in the first-half of 2015, representing a rise of 17 percent on a reported basis and 3.5 percent on a comparable group structure and exchange rate basis. Exchange rate fluctuations during the six months had a positive impact […]

ANALYSISeBay is taking its quest to become a big player within the fashion industry quite serious. The giant online retailer has acquired Twice, an online secondhand clothing marketplace, to help power eBay Valet, an assisted-selling service connected to eBay's marketplace. Founded in 2012, Twice is […]

For those who are still recovering from the end of indie fashion label Band of Outsiders, which FashionUnited reported on last month, perhaps there is a small glimmer of hope. Last Thursday, a notice in The Wall Street Journal and WWD announced that all of Band of Outsiders remaining intellectual property […]

REPORT In the second quarter of 2015, Puma’s consolidated sales improved by 7.6 percent currency adjusted to 772.7 million euros (844.8 million dollars). This positive development was primarily driven by the growth in footwear sales across all regions. In reported terms, consolidated sales rose by 18.5 […]

REPORT Reporting its financial results for the second quarter, VF Corporation said that revenues rose 10 percent on a currency neutral basis driven by growth in Outdoor & Action Sports and Jeanswear coalitions, and international and direct-to-consumer businesses. On a reported basis, revenue increased […]

REPORT Mothercare, for the 15 week period to July 11, 2015 said that overall trading is in line with expectations with the UK making a good start to the year. UK continued to benefit from strategic initiatives with gains in gross margin, online sales growth of 24 percent and like-for-like sales growth […]

ANALYSISHermès shares hit 340 euros apiece during the early operations on Wednesday after the French luxury retailer reported 2.299 billion euros of sales in the first semester 2015, up 21 percent (9 percent before taking into account the effects of currency exchange.) Region wise, organic growth in […]

REPORT In the second quarter of 2015, the Tom Tailor Group achieved a like-for-like sales increase of 1.9 percent with its two umbrella brands Tom Tailor and Bonita. In the first half-year of 2015, the company increased its like-for-like sales by 2.2 percent. In the second quarter, Tom Tailor brand […]




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