South African fashion and homeware retailer TFG is open to buying retail companies coming up for sale in Britain, its CEO said on Wednesday, at a time when clothing retailer Joules Group has gone into administration.
Scaled down compared to pre-Covid editions but with broader international participation, the Mapic trade show is still a magnet for commercial real estate players, from retailers to property developers.
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.
A new study of multiple industries shows that clothing and fashion manufacturers have seen a huge increase in stock levels when comparing Q3 stock levels in 2022. The volume is up 57% on pre-pandemic levels.
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.