London - Swedish lifestyle and fashion label Gant, known for its preppy tailoring, is launching a new sub-brand called Gant Diamond G as a nod to its heritage as a shirtmaker, as part of its wider brand identity relaunch. The new Diamond G range takes its name from the brand’s origins as a private label […]

Tesco's Florence and Fred fashion label may be loved in the UK, but the supermarket giant is expected to finalise the sale of its chain in South Korea. Tesco will sell its South Korean portfolio to local private equity firm MBK Partners for 4.3 billion pounds, marking the end of one of the retailer’s […]

London - Topshop could see a surge in its sales in Australia over the next few years after signing an exclusive partnership with department store chain Myer. The deal will see the opening of 20 Topshop and 20 Topman concessions in Myer stores after an equity injection. Sales of the hip British high-street […]

London - International brands and retailers will be delighted at the news that Saudi Arabia will lift its ban on 100 percent owned foreign retail in its territory from 2016. The Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) announced the news to US businessmen during a visit by King Salman to Washington […]

Online fitness retailer ActiveInStyle has opened a 1,178 square foot pop-up store on London’s King’s Road. The pop-up, which will be open until November 1, marks the brand’s first standalone store and will stock a selection of performance clothing and shoes for women, including exclusive collections […]

A ‘typical’ online shopper spends more than 6,000 pounds a year via e-commerce sites, according to new research from digital commerce experts, Tryzens. It’s new report, UK Online Shopping Consumer Preferences, which analysed the choices, experiences, preferences and behaviours of more than 1,000 UK […]

Almost eight years after pulling out of Ireland, Jigsaw is looking to re-enter the market with a new retail store in Dublin. The high-end high street retailer used to trade out of 42 Grafton Street in Dublin before the brand opted to sell its lease at the height on the property boom to fashion retailer […]

Department store chain John Lewis has announced that it is looking to recruit more than 3,000 temporary staff to fill roles across the retail and distribution arms of the business in the run-up to the busy Christmas trading period. Positions will be available in its 44 branches across the UK, working […]

Amsterdam - With 47 stores across Europe and Asia, there seems little holding back the ​international ​expansion of American lifestyle retailer Urban Outfitters. As the doors of it's latest pop-up venture open in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, FashionUnited takes a moment talk to the man behind the brand's […]

London - It is hardly a summer worth remembering, in fact, it is the coldest summer of the past three years. Perhaps that is why consumers took to spending in restaurants and holidays, rather than buying up the last of the summer collections, even when on sale. August sales the worst since 2008 financial […]

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