Following the filing of bankruptcy by Sears Holdings, 142 Sears & Kmart stores across the US will be liquidated. Here is a map showing their locations. While bankruptcy of Sears means havoc for

Take FashionUnited's quiz to check your understanding on issues of staffing & skills in the fashion industry. What is the impact of onshoring on your local HR strategy, and what skills are in big

In a metropolis notorious for streets lined with luxury flagship stores, Joyce has set itself apart as a select high fashion destination. The Hong Kong multi-brand boutique has also opened two stores

The fashion industry faces a lack of suitable talents; previous decades of offshoring have created a skills gap, as universities stopped teaching technical and production skills. Along with the const

Levi’s invited Justin Timberlake to reinvent some of the brand’s iconic pieces, including the 501 jeans. The collaboration resulted in a collection of classics with a twist titled “

Berlin-based online retailer Zalando celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. A lot has happened since founders Robert Gentz and David Schneider brought parcels themselves to the post office from

Shop Direct, operator of multi-category stores,, and, in its full-year results statement for the 52 weeks ended June 30, 2018 said

Cherokee Global Brands posted 10 percent drop in its second quarter revenues, which the company said, reflected the continuing transition from the company’s direct-to-retail licenses in the Uni

For the second quarter ended August 4, 2018, Tailored Brands reported GAAP diluted earnings per share of 0.97 dollar and adjusted diluted earnings per share of 1.07 dollars, compared to 1.19 dollars

Oxford Industries, Inc. reported consolidated net sales increase of 6 percent to 302.6 million dollars compared to 284.7 million dollars in the second quarter of fiscal 2017. The company said, earnin

In the world of fashion Hong Kong played, for the most part, a role centered on the production and sourcing of garments. Yet as manufacturing continues to shift south, the city hopes to nurture loca

English fashion designer Stella McCartney, daughter of former Beatles member Paul McCartney, is turning 47 today. She is one of the most influential voices in defense of sustainable fashion in the in

In 1H2018 Inditex said that the its net sales reached 12 billion euros (13.9 million dollars), 3 percent higher than in 1H2017, while sales in local currencies increased by 8 percent. The company add

For the first six months of this fiscal year, Hermès International reported consolidated revenues of 2,853 million euros (3,306.6 million dollars), up 11 percent at constant exchange and 5 per

This week was shaken by several news coming from Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba. To start, the company’s founder and CEO, Jack Ma, announced his plans to retire in 2019. Daniel Zhang is set t

German designer Karl Lagerfeld is celebrating one more birthday today. While the Kaiser's age is a controversial subject (he celebrated his 70th birthday in 2008 and his 79th birthday in 2012), he is

For the full year, Primark, part of Associated British Foods expects sales to be 5.5 percent ahead of last year at constant currency, driven by increased selling space offset by a 2 percent decline i

Amsterdam Fashion Week kicked off this Thursday and one of the biggest surprises for this Spring/Summer 2019 season is the participation of discount retail chain Lidl. The collection, which will be

Net sales in the second quarter of fiscal 2019 at G-III Apparel Group increased 16.1 percent to 624.7 million dollars. The company reported net income of 10.1 million dollars or 0.20 dollar per dilut

Suitsupply, the Dutch tailoring brand best known for its controversial advertising campaigns, has announced plans to expand its womenswear sister brand, Suistudio, which was launched last year. A new

Net revenue for the second quarter at Lands' End, Inc. increased 1.9 percent to 307.9 million dollars. The company said in a statement that direct segment net revenue increased 6.4 percent to 276.6 m

Marks & Spencer Plc (M&S) has announced that Jeremy Pee, who is currently senior vice president of Loblaw Companies Limited, has been appointed to the new role of Chief Digital & Data Off

The new season of ready-to-wear international fashion weeks for Spring/Summer 2019 edition is upon us. Shoes are being polished, hairdressers booked and frocks picked up for dry cleaning. To start NY

Caleres said its consolidated sales for the second quarter of 706.6 million dollars, were up 4.4 percent. For the six month period, the company reported Consolidated sales of 1,338.8 million dollars,

Amsterdam - Founded in 1992, the Dutch fashion retailer, Just Brands has expanded, doubling the size of its headquarters in Lijnden, The Netherlands, from 4000 to 8000 square meters. The company move

International showcase for emerging talent Fashion Scout has named the three designers who will take part in its collaborative Ones to Watch spring/summer 2019 showcase in the vestibule catwalk hall

Pentland Brands Limited, the company behind global brand names such as Speedo, Mitre, Canterbury, Boxfresh and Berghaus, has announced the appointment of Simon Breckon as the new Brand Director of El

In the first half of the year of 2018, the consolidated turnover at Van de Velde, the company said, declined by 3.9 percent to 110.9 million euros (128.6 million dollars) compared with the year befor

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Burlington Stores, Inc. has reported total sales for the 13 week period ended August 4, 2018 increased 9.9 percent to 1,499 million dollars. Comparable store sales increased 2.9 percent, on top of la