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Game-changing new Frasers store set for for Monday debut

Game-changing new Frasers store set for for Monday debut

​As shops in England return on Monday, Frasers Group will open a milestone development. It’s the first brand-new Frasers store in the UK with a debut in Wolverhampton. 
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StockX valued at $3.8 billion after latest funding round

StockX valued at $3.8 billion after latest funding round

The Detroit-based online resale platform announced on Thursday that it has completed a new funding round, bringing the company’s total valuation up to $3.8 billion.
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US teens still love Nike, embrace 90s trends and clean skincare - report

US teens still love Nike, embrace 90s trends and clean skincare - report

​American teens have been increasing their spending slightly in the past year as the emergence of a female-led spending cycle driven by apparel has made an impact.
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ASOS has stellar first half, Topshop integration a global success

ASOS has stellar first half, Topshop integration a global success

​ASOS released its interim results on Thursday and the fashion e-tail giant confirmed just how strong it is, as its own brands and Arcadia labels boomed. It saw sales rising globally and profits soared.
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Lululemon to open at McArthurGlen Cheshire Oaks

Lululemon to open at McArthurGlen Cheshire Oaks

North American sportswear giant Lululemon is limbering up to open in the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Cheshire Oaks.The premium fitness brand will launch on 12 April as the centre reopens to the public.
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Vans links with Liberty for womenswear and shoe collection

Vans links with Liberty for womenswear and shoe collection

Sneaker-to-apparel brand Vans has linked up with upscale department store and printed fabrics specialist Liberty for a collection of womenswear and shoes that have just launched.
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Workout clothing and accessories will continue to boom post-lockdown - report

Workout clothing and accessories will continue to boom post-lockdown - report

​The prospects could be strong for the workout clothing sector once the UK reopens, even if gyms struggle to attract the same level of custom they had pre-pandemic.
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Teddy Santis takes on new creative director role at New Balance

Teddy Santis takes on new creative director role at New Balance

The founder of cult NYC-based streetwear label Aimé Leon Dore is taking over the footwear brand’s Made in USA line, becoming the latest high-profile designer to grab a long-term creative role at a sneaker maker.
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Adidas and Stella McCartney launch Beach Defender collection and campaign

Adidas and Stella McCartney launch Beach Defender collection and campaign

The collection is heavily tech-based and the campaign pays homage to “today’s change-makers and the unique ways in which they move through the world”.
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SaaS company Unmade announces strategic relationship with New Balance

SaaS company Unmade announces strategic relationship with New Balance

Unmade, the London based SaaS company that enables apparel and sportswear brands to realise on-demand manufacturing, has confirmed a strategic technology relationship with global athletic leader, New Balance.
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Converse and Kim Jones join forces for a red-hot fashion collaboration

Converse and Kim Jones join forces for a red-hot fashion collaboration

And so the countdown begins for sneaker fans! Converse has joined forces with Kim Jones on a luxury-infused version of the brand's emblematic sneaker style, the Chuck 70.
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A.K.A. acquires Australian streetwear retailer Culture Kings

A.K.A. acquires Australian streetwear retailer Culture Kings

The direct-to-consumer fashion platform specialized in digitally native brands has announced its acquisition of the Brisbane-based multibrand streetwear retailer for an undisclosed sum.
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Columbia Sportswear appoints new SVP, emerging brands

Columbia Sportswear appoints new SVP, emerging brands

Portland, Oregon-based outdoor apparel group Columbia Sportswear Company has appointed Craig Zanon as senior vice president, emerging brands, effective April 5. 
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Nike wins halt to further sales of Lil Nas X 'Satan Shoes'

Nike wins halt to further sales of Lil Nas X 'Satan Shoes'

A federal judge on Thursday sided with Nike Inc in ordering a Brooklyn company to temporarily stop further sales of "Satan Shoes" it produced in collaboration with the rapper Lil Nas X.
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VF reshuffles leadership of EMEA region

VF reshuffles leadership of EMEA region

The Denver, Colorado-based owner of brands including Vans and The North Face has announced the appointment of Andreas Olsson, Massimo Ferrucci, Argu Secilmis and Stuart Pond to new roles in its EMEA leadership.
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Iconix narrows loss in fourth quarter

Iconix narrows loss in fourth quarter

The owner of Umbro and Lee Cooper reported a Q4 loss of $14.1 million, or $1.06 per share, on Wednesday, a significant improvement from a loss of $93.0 million, or $7.94 per diluted share, in the prior-year period.
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