So it’s started. The deluge of trading updates expected from UK retailers in the weeks ahead has begun with Next and after all the speculation about plunging sales, what actually happened? Well it wasn't too bad.
Retailers can’t afford to declare the Christmas shopping season a success just yet, even for the few where it looks that way, with a deluge of returns due as daily life gets back to normal after the Christmas holidays.
The news that Raf Simons and Calvin Klein were parting ways, revealed deliberately Friday evening as the fashion world clocked off for Christmas, didn’t surprise the industry. We look at what doomed the relationship.
Nike Inc shares rose 8% on Friday, after the company's solid quarterly results eased worries that escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing would weigh on China demand and hurt the group's growth.
Models testing fashion brands like Adidas and Gap are finding that almost a third of the shoes and clothes they try on are bigger or smaller than the size on the label, explaining why many bought online are sent back.
The Oregon-based sportswear giant reported strong growth in both revenue and earnings in the second quarter, as the company reaps the benefits of the effective implementation of its “consumer direct offense”.