London trade show Pure has promoted Julie Driscoll to the role of managing director. She will drive the next step in Pure’s evolution as the event unveils a new campaign and website for its February show.
The British Fashion Council has announced the names of 45 finalists for The Fashion Awards 2017; with five finalists in each category, and few major surprises – with many creators nominated for a second time.
WiggleCRC looks set to take over its German peer Bike24 in a deal reported to be worth more than £100m.Wiggle is a bikes-to-clothing-and-accessories specialist and is believed to be in advanced talks with Bike24.
Adidas has launched the first of six planned city-themed running shoe models in London as it capitalises on its first Speedfactory, which it has opened in Germany and equipped with time-saving robotics.