The Los Angeles-based fashion e-tailer is ultimating its initial public offering of shares, according to people familiar with the matter. Market sources expect the company’s valuation to reach 1 billion dollars. Revolve, the Los Angeles-based online clothing merchant, is currently preparing to get a […]

The fashion industry needs a diverse range of sustainable solutions to tackle the numerous issues it faces concerning environmental damage, human rights and shifting to a circular business model. This is where the Fashion for Good-Plug and Play Accelerator Programme comes in. The accelerator programme […]

Italian fund Fondo Strategico Italiano (FSI), which is indirectly controlled by the state, is set to acquire 41.2 percent of Missoni, the brand known for its zigzag and geometric patterns. The two companies announced the deal during a press conference held this Friday in Milan. "The aim of the partnership […]

RECAPThis week, FashionUnited published a series of interviews with startups that aim to change the way people buy fashion. They are using technologies like artificial intelligence and machine learning to make shopping faster, more practical or more inclusive. Missed it? Here’s a recap: Curated Crowd: […]

Founded in 1989 Ningbo, China, Shanshan Group started as a small factory manufacturing men’s suits, garments and apparels. Over the years, it has become one of the most famous fashion brands in mainland China, expanding its product lines into luxury womenswear and menswear. In 1998 and 1999, Shanshan […]

INTERVIEWNumerous studies show that Millennials and Generation Z consumers expect companies to care about sustainability and social justice. They are also interested in personalized items, especially when it comes to fashion. At the same time, innovations like artificial intelligence and virtual reality […]

Dries Van Noten has sold a majority stake of its brand to Spanish group Puig, which also owns Carolina Herrera, Jean Paul Gaultier, Nina Ricci and Paco Rabanne. Van Noten will continue working for the brand as its chief creative officer and chairman, according to a join statement. He will also hold […]

J. Mendel seems to have more trouble paying its bills than a father who keeps missing his child support payments. Last year, the company found itself in hot water over its unpaid retainer fees to Karla Otto for press, now they are in court again over unpaid expenses regarding a lease it cancelled about […]

INTERVIEWThis week, FashionUnited introduces five startups that aim to change the way people buy clothing and accessories. As Millennials and Generation Z consumers demonstrate a growing interest in sustainability, social justice, and personalization, and new technologies have the potential to revolutionize […]

On Monday, a California judge declared that the law firm of Glaser Weil Fink Howard Avchen & Shapiro LLP did not commit any legal malpractice while representing Dov Charney, the former CEO of American Apparel, and that Charney must now pay them 2.2 million dollars in legal fees. The news was first reported […]