In an uber busy Wednesday of shows, one flitted back and forth across the city as four highly individualistic couturiers delivered their visions of modern glamour, winning the applause throughout the day.
Ikea will open for business for a final time in Russia on Tuesday, with customers permitted to buy goods in an online-only fire sale before it winds down its operations in a market to which it hopes one day to return.
M&S may be riding a revival wave and news it's to freeze prices for back-to-school childrenswear will cheer some of its customers further. But that positivity doesn’t appear to include some of its shareholders.
Jon Richard will be doubling its retail presence within Next stores. The British jewellery designer and retailer is expanding within the high street fashion and lifestyle giant this summer, taking its total to 20 units.
Balenciaga Couture staged its second show by couturier Demna Gvasalia on Wednesday, and opened its first couture boutique immediately after, amid scenes of intense fandom at the brand’s headquarters on Avenue George V.
The Spanish company is expanding its presence in the Canadian market this year and plans to open at least 20 stores in the country through a partnership with the retail management consulting specialist Fox Group.
Coat Group has acquired Texon, “a global leader in premium structural components and materials for the footwear, accessories and apparel industries”, as the new owner “expands its presence in athleisure footwear”.