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Lemaire makes clothes light as a feather while Hed Mayner plays with volumes at Paris Fashion Week

Lemaire makes clothes light as a feather while Hed Mayner plays with volumes at Paris Fashion Week

On the second day of Men’s Fashion Week, brands played with proportions and volume. Clothes were made light as a feather in Lemaire's collection, while Hed Mayner continued to explore large volumes.
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Klarna launches loyalty card within its app

Klarna launches loyalty card within its app

Easy payments financier Klarna has launched a loyalty card feature on its app. It will allow users to store and access their physical loyalty cards as a digital version “removing the need to carry plastic equivalents".
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Flannels "biggest investment yet" opens in Liverpool

Flannels "biggest investment yet" opens in Liverpool

​It’s “revolutionary" and “groundbreaking” and becomes the retailer’s biggest investment yet. That’s the latest Flannels store that has just opened in Liverpool.
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UK consumers rein in spending as inflation bites - GWI report

UK consumers rein in spending as inflation bites - GWI report

As the cost-of-living crisis deepens, it’s no wonder almost a third of UK consumers are now feeling insecure about their finances, according to a new survey from audience insights company GWI.
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GFF and Fashion Minority Alliance link for Fashion Futures

GFF and Fashion Minority Alliance link for Fashion Futures

The Fashion Minority Alliance (FMA) has partnered with UK-based education and employment charity Graduate Fashion Foundation (GFF), focusing on “empowering underrepresented and marginalised students".
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Trade bodies across Europe unite to form European Fashion Alliance

Trade bodies across Europe unite to form European Fashion Alliance

​A giant group comprising European fashion councils and other bodies has been created under the European Fashion Alliance (EFA) banner to “empower a prosperous, sustainable and inclusive European fashion ecosystem”.
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Boohoo names new CFO as incumbent moves to strategic projects role

Boohoo names new CFO as incumbent moves to strategic projects role

​E-tail giant Boohoo Group has named Shaun McCabe as its new CFO to succeed Neil Catto whose role will transition to an Executive Director, remaining on the board, “with responsibility for strategic projects”.
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Scotch & Soda opens first directly operated Italian store, plans Covent Garden flagship

Scotch & Soda opens first directly operated Italian store, plans Covent Garden flagship

​Scotch & Soda is continuing its European expansion plans and has just opened its first directly operated store in Italy. It’s located on Milan’s Via Alessandro Manzoni, one of the main fashion destinations in the city. 
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Matalan makes strides in turnaround, new in-house womenswear labels strong

Matalan makes strides in turnaround, new in-house womenswear labels strong

​Matalan has filed its accounts for its latest financial year and also updated on the first quarter of this year with the company clearly making progress in its turnaround.
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Loro Piana names Knit Design Award winners

Loro Piana names Knit Design Award winners

​Loro Piana has announced the winners of the sixth edition of its international Knit Design Award competition. The winners were students Po-Chieh Chiu and Shanon Poupard from the Institut Français de la Mode, Paris.
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Patatam renames to Rediv and raises €12 million

Patatam renames to Rediv and raises €12 million

The second-hand clothing company has changed its name, is focusing on providing services for brands and retailers, and raising another €12 million from the same funds with which it had already raised €7 million in 2021.
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Astrid & Miyu opens first US store with NYC debut

Astrid & Miyu opens first US store with NYC debut

London-based jewellery brand Astrid & Miyu has marked its 10th anniversary with the debut of its first permanent international store in New York. The opening follows a number of pop-ups in the city in previous years.
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Franchise Group mulls lowering bid for Kohl's closer to $50 per share

Franchise Group mulls lowering bid for Kohl's closer to $50 per share

Franchise Group is considering lowering its bid for department store chain Kohl's Corp to closer to $50 per share from about $60 apiece, CNBC reported on Wednesday, citing a source familiar with the deal talks.
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Amazon has a plan to make Alexa mimic anyone's voice

Amazon has a plan to make Alexa mimic anyone's voice

Amazon.com Inc wants to give customers the chance to make Alexa, the company's voice assistant, sound just like their grandmother -- or anyone else.
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Autumn Adeigbo secures funding from celebrity investors

Autumn Adeigbo secures funding from celebrity investors

LA-based ready-to-wear and accessories business Autumn Adeigbo has secured a second round of funding from celebrity investors Cameron Diaz, Gabrielle Union, and Mila Kunis.
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Ebay acquires NFT marketplace KnownOrigin

Ebay acquires NFT marketplace KnownOrigin

Ebay Inc. announced on Wednesday it has acquired non-fungible token marketplace KnownOrigin for an undisclosed amount, as the U.S. e-commerce marketplace looks to strengthen its product offering for digital collectors.
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