Fashion East and TOPMAN’s joint talent platform MAN has revealed the three designers who will be receiving support and showcasing their collections at London Fashion Week Men’s next month.
US luxury group Coach has confirmed it has made a tender offer to acquire Kate Spade for $18.50 per share following confirmation earlier this month that it planned to buy the business for a total transaction value of $2.4bn.
Topshop owner Sir Philip Green is making a move to attempt to save Topshop Australia after its franchise partner in the country, Austradia Pty, was placed into administration on Wednesday of this week.
Launchmetrics, the technology provider for the fashion, luxury and cosmetics industries, has acquired global media monitoring and intelligence company Visual Box. The news was announced at the same time as its latest product launch, Discover, and upgrades to its members-only community, GPS Radar.
Topshop has unveiled a giant VR waterslide experience at its flagship store at London’s Oxford Circus to kick off its summer campaign.
Iconic British artist Tracey Emin has designed a logo to mark the fifth anniversary edition of London Fashion Week Men’s, which takes place from 9-12 June.
WGSN parent Ascential has partnered with China Textile Information Center (CTIC) to launch a new “game changing” colour system that decodes colour as the human eye sees it.
Valentino does athleisure? No, surely not. But it’s true. There it was on Pierpaolo Piccioli’s runway for the resort/cruise/pre-summer collection as the label varied its usual gorgeous-gowns-with-a-cultural-homage/appropriation-touch and offered up a bit more variety.
By Zoe Wood at The Guardian
A group of suppliers owed millions of pounds by the collapsed fashion retailer Jaeger is considering taking legal action against its former owners.
The companies, which include the Portuguese clothing supplier Calvelex, had tried to mount a rescue bid after Jaeger entered administration last month but found they could not buy the business because the rights to use the name had been sold to a mystery buyer.
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