The Shop at Bluebird is linking up with a selection of creative designer labels to mark festival season with pop-ups, exclusives and a 5-week 'store takeover' that celebrates music and fashion with a King's Road slant.
One year ago, British fashion designers took a very public stand against Brexit. An estimated 90% of London-based creators aghast at the very idea of leaving Europe, as many very firmly spoke out against any such divorce. Today, they await the divorce with trepidation.
Puig, Spain’s largest luxury multi-brand group, has radically overhauled its fashion division and named José Manuel Albesa to oversee its four fashion houses, as it announces a slew of new appointments.
Mulberry's new Asia unit launches next week after the label said last year that Asia growth would be a priority. It should ride a new wave of Chinese growth, hopefully avoiding the mistakes made by some larger peers.
There may be concerns about UK retail as Brexit talks loom and shoppers are hit by higher inflation, but international tourist spend appears to be going from strength to strength with tax-free shopping up 55% last month.
French luxury goods group Hermes said on Wednesday it was starting 2017 on a solid footing after delivering record 2016 profits, providing further evidence of a broader recovery in the luxury goods industry.