June’s sunny weather inspired shoppers to spend on their wardrobes as online clothing sales were up +19.3% during the month, which was a strong one for online retail overall.
Coal Drops Yard, the new retail and lifestyle district at London’s King’s Cross, has revealed it will be opening to the public on 26 October and has named a further four brands who will have a presence.
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP (YNAP) and publishing house Bloomsbury have entered into a partnership to bring rare fashion show footage, pre-dating the rise of digital formats, to the educational market for the first time.
Parisian luxury house Balmain has unveiled a revamped e-commerce offer, powered by Yoox Net-A-Porter (YNAP) technology and designed by the Mazarine Agency.
London-based Worn Again Technologies has received a £5m cash injection from a raft of investors, including global fashion giant H&M, to advance its trail-blazing polymer recycling technology, which “cracks the code” on the circularity of raw materials for the textiles and apparel industry.
Ascential has completed the sale of its exhibition business, which includes Pure London and the Spring and Autumn Fairs, to ITE Group, owner of Moda, Jacket Required and Scoop.
Marks & Spencer is planning to cut 351 jobs in various management roles across the country, according to documents seen by newspapers today.