So Just Shop has raised £250,000, giving the ethical, sustainable jewellery and accessories business a valuation of £2.25m as the business aims to lift 400,000 women and families worldwide out of abject poverty.
As the pandemic caused major disruption in 2020 and early 2021, out of stock messages were frequent. But while they’ve become rarer recently, non-availability of the goods that customers want to buy is still a problem.
French couturier Alexis Mabille presented his latest haute couture collection which, brimming with voluptuous, structured, and colourful silhouettes, transformed his models into flowers in a striking winter garden.
Turkish denim producer Isko has inked a licence deal with the Hong Kong Research Institute for Textiles and Apparel, whose ‘Green Machine’ is said to make it possible to easily separate cotton fibre from polyester.
Major central London landlord Great Portland Estates (GPE) issued a trading update on Thursday and said that “momentum is building”. It also confirmed that Superdry is exiting its Regent Street flagship.
ASOS has released its latest Carbon Report and said it saw a 21% reduction in emissions per order in its most recent financial year. Longer term, emissions per order were down 45% in FY20 compared to 2015.
Watches of Switzerland issued an ambitious strategy update on Thursday and aims to accelerate its growth by strengthening its UK luxury watch leadership, as well as becoming market leader in the US and entering the EU.
Harrods is the latest major name to enter the rental space and, like others, the company is teaming up with a fashion rental specialist in order to do it. The company is linking with My Wardrobe HQ on the move.