Wembley Park’s London Designer Outlet (LDO) will see two major openings in the next few weeks with on-trend brand Champion set to open its first UK outlet store there while Beauty Outlet will also open a large shop.
The bidders for failed footwear and fashion chain LK Bennett are believed to include shoe retailer Dune. Offers have been lodged this week and a preferred buyer for the company should be chosen within the next few days
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. is planning to expand its American Eagle and Aerie brands throughout Europe, signing a multi-year license agreement with AEO EU, a partnership of European brand builders led by Sunil Shah.
Skechers announced on Tuesday that it has purchased the minority share of its Indian joint venture, making the business a wholly-owned subsidiary of the footwear company as it looks to boost its presence in the country.
Apparel maker VF Corp raised its full-year revenue and profit forecast on Friday, as demand for its high-margin, popular Vans sneakers continues to boost sales, sending the company’s shares up as much as 15 percent.
A raft of major fashion names have benefited from the rise of street fashion and luxury’s growth in the past decade with a new study of Google search data showing just how popular some brands have become in the UK.
A new report analyzing forced labor risks within the supply chains of 43 apparel and footwear companies found discouraging results, with LVMH, Salvatore Ferragamo, Prada, Skechers and Footlocker earning poor scores.