Luxury accessories brand Mulberry reported its results for the 26 weeks up to 1 October on Wednesday and seemed upbeat, calling the performance “resilient”, despite a small sales dip and a swing to a pre-tax loss.
Pure London has named the keynote speakers for its February edition. The organisers said “retail industry legend” Ed Burstell and winner of All That Glitters, jewellery designer Piers Carpenter, will be the big names.
What are the connections between British and Italian menswear? We’re told there are “critical gaps” so the University of Westminster aims to deliver an answer in time for London Fashion Week in February 2024.
Heristoria is a new website developed as part of the DARE entrepreneurship programme promoted by LVMH, featuring the finest items from the group's labels’ archives, each sold with an exclusive experience.
Italian fashion group Prada is set to hire former Luxottica chief executive Andrea Guerra in a top management role to ease a transition at the helm to the next generation of the founding family, as said by a source.
UK-based investment fund Peninsula and Italian retail group Percassi have bought a 40% stake in apparel and beachwear label MC2 Saint Barth, created by Italian company Lanikai, owned by Max Ferrari and Raffaele Noris.
When a company’s results statement opens with an upbeat message, what generally follows is news of a business on the rise. And London-centric property giant Shaftesbury is no exception, judging by its year-end results.
La Perla Global Management (UK) and ISA SpA have announced the signing of a new license agreement for the development, manufacturing, and worldwide distribution of women’s swimwear products for the La Perla brand.
Black Friday’s better-than-expected sales boost may have grabbed the headlines in recent days, but overall, the retail outlook has “darkened in November”. That's according to the new CBI distributive trades survey.
Open for Vintage (OFV) has unveiled a partnership with Farfetch-owned Luxclusif to power its new The Loop handbag buy-back service. It also comes with deeper ties to the Farfetch ecosystem via its new website upgrade.