Fast Retailing is taking steps to become more transparent by publishing a list of Uniqlo and GU’s core fabric mills and factories. In total, the documents feature almost 300 mills and sewing factories.
A new report has warned about the growing use of credit options amongst young online shoppers, as data reveals that over a quarter of millennials have used such payment options, like ‘buy now pay later’ in the past year.
Amazon Japan has announced its Amazon Ranking Grand Prize 2018. United Athle’s classic T-shirt won first place in the clothing and accessories category, while Asics bagged the top spot for running shoes.
Timberland and Wrangler owner VF is to take over the Axtell Soho building in London next year, its first major London HQ, with the space to become “an important business hub for VF and its portfolio of brands in Europe.”
The Spanish firm is entering a new era driven by a rebrand and its commitment to Paris. In 2019, a Chinese investor is expected to join the family business to boost its distribution and help it expand its product offer.
Unilever's incoming chief executive Alan Jope plans to stick to the 2020 targets set by his predecessor Paul Polman, Jope said on Tuesday, confirming a message of continuity set last week by the company chairman.
Global threads giant Coats Group said Tuesday that it has become a strategic investor in Twine Solutions, an Israel-based technology start-up “that has developed a revolutionary digital thread dyeing system.”
The strong Black Friday week at John Lewis appears to have been a one-off with the retailer back in negative territory in the seven days up to December 1, despite strength for its And/Or and Kin fashion lines.
The fashion sector struggled last month and even cold weather and Black Friday failed to propel sales upwards with womenswear, menswear, footwear and department stores all sluggish or weak, Barclaycard said Tuesday.