Asos has had its challenges in recent periods and its share price has suffered, but the shares rose on Wednesday morning after the company said it has beefed up its board with some key non-exec director appointments.
Vivienne Westwood may have grabbed some headlines in recent days due to Paris Fashion Week, but the headlines this week make less happy reading with the company reporting a £2.5 million pre-tax loss for last year.
French cosmetics maker L’Oreal hosted its annual runway show on Saturday featuring an all-star cast of movie stars, singers and supermodels who embodied self-empowerment on the sidelines of Paris Fashion Week.
China warned on Monday of instability in international markets from any “decoupling” of China and the United States, after sources said Trump was considering delisting Chinese companies from U.S. stock exchanges.
Dickson Concepts has reopened one of its two Harvey Nichols department stores in Hong Kong with the store in Pacific Place shopping centre in Admiralty opening after a three-month HK$250 million (£25m/€29m) makeover.
According to a study conducted by OpenX, this holiday shopping season will be the first in which online spending will outweigh purchases made in store, a shift driven by millennials and mobile shopping.
E-tail giant Zalando has reported what it called “outstanding” customer growth for Q2 with its strongest ever active customer growth for that particular part of the year and its fastest site visit growth since 2013.
Subscription boxes continue to win new fans in the UK and while food is the most popular product category, beauty is second with the channel becoming a key one for beauty product sales, especially to young consumers.