The menswear label owned by Kering has confirmed the dismissal of 320 employees linked to the closing down of its Italian shirt and knitwear factories. Unions say the loss of this expertise will impoverish Brioni.
Britain will announce a rise in its minimum wage for those aged 23 and over to 9.50 pounds ($13.06) per hour from 8.91 pounds in the government's budget statement on Wednesday, the finance ministry said on Monday.
It’s no surprise that another UK consumer confidence indicator (released Monday) was negative and the outlook for Christmas spending's weak as prices rise. But at least it wasn't as bleak as Friday's assessment by GfK.
Newbie’s parent Kappahl has joined the growing number of fashion brands releasing its own climate strategy to “transition to a sustainable business model”. This will cover the entire value chain and operations.
Trade show Moda is billing itself as “the Fashion destination within the UK’s largest and most definitive wholesale marketplace for the B2B home and gift retail industry”, running at the NEC Birmingham in February.
It was all looking so much better in July. UK consumer confidence has since taken a battering with the financial pulse of the nation dropping for third month in a row in October, according to GfK’s latest figures.
Better links between online and offline touchpoints. That’s what fashion consumers want to help them access product information, shop more conveniently and receive personalised offers, according to Avery Dennison.