Premium outlet malls operator VIA Outlets said it has raised €600 million in its inaugural green bond issuance and saw “high demand”. The proceeds will be used to refinance most of its outstanding secured debt.
Acquired by the UK-based luxury e-tailer in 2019, New Guards Group has acquired 60% of Palm Angels, the high-end streetwear label founded by Francesco Ragazzi, which has seen strong growth over the last two years.
A group of major UK luxury brands are coming together on Tuesday to take part in a special event linked to the COP26 conference. Burberry, Mulberry, Mother of Pearl and Stella McCartney are all taking part.
Jil Sander and active wear specialist Arc’teryx have joined forces to create an outdoors wear capsule collection for this fall and winter 2021/22. Allying a minimalist brand par excellence with a rugged Canadian marque.
Harrods has opened an Emerging Designers: China pop-up in its flagship store, featuring Chenpeng, winner of this year’s Yu Prize. It’s the retailer’s first dedicated showcase of China’s emerging fashion talent.
Burberry has announced a new biodiversity strategy after a study showed “leather, cashmere and wool have the most significant impact on biodiversity and account for a high proportion of Burberry’s carbon footprint”.
UK heritage brand Peregrine has just opened a standalone space in London’s Selfridges — on the menswear floor — with the debut following its opening a few months ago on Regent Street, also in London’s West End.
The multifaceted artist is reinventing Japanese fashion traditions with his brand, Yoshikimono, which recently partnered with Baccarat and is now planning on showing its collection in Paris for the first time.