Meeting on the 14th of May in Paris, the ‘Comité de Direction de la Chambre syndicale de la Haute Couture’ elected new invited members to this year’s haute couture schedule. These invitees include a return for the Alexandre Matthieu creative duo.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc has defered the launch of its first cash-and-carry store in India, after riots in the northern Punjab state following an attack on a Sikh temple in the Austrian capital Vienna on Sunday 24 May.
Germany's retail sector will see more companies going bust due to overcapacity of around 25 percent and department stores will go down first, the head of German retail group Tengelmann predicted in an interview.
Mulberry has ended its joint-venture with its American partner. The luxury brand has announced that it has, in principle, agreed a deal to take total control of its boutiques and points of sales in the USA.