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VF Corporation launches new design collective in Tokyo

VF Corporation launches new design collective in Tokyo

US-based VF Corporation has launched the Tokyo Design Collective and new regional office in Tokyo’s Harajuku district, internationally recognised as a centre of Japanese youth culture and fashion.
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H&M group busy on multiple projects in 2023 as investment grows 40%

H&M group busy on multiple projects in 2023 as investment grows 40%

The Swedish group’s investment budget will rise from SEK7 billion to SEK10 billion (€893 million) in 2023, mainly focused on the supply chain and digital tech, but also “sportswear, beauty and home decoration projects.”
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Mila Schön names Marc Audibet creative director in major investment plan

Mila Schön names Marc Audibet creative director in major investment plan

Famed Milanese fashion house Mila Schön has named Marc Audibet to be its new creative director in major investment plan to relaunch the brand, backed by new Italian investors.
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ASOS own brands in off-price link-up with Secret Sales

ASOS own brands in off-price link-up with Secret Sales

ASOS has linked up with Secret sales, the fast-growing premium off-price marketplace for fashion, sportswear and beauty brands, on a stock clearance deal for the UK market.
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Rolling Stones RS No9 Carnaby brand in MTV collab

Rolling Stones RS No9 Carnaby brand in MTV collab

​The Rolling Stones have announced an exclusive collaboration with MTV via the band’s RS No9 Carnaby brand, the label that’s based on the signature store on London’s Carnaby Street.
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Amazon beats claim that warehouse quotas are biased against older workers

Amazon beats claim that warehouse quotas are biased against older workers

Amazon.com Inc on Friday won its bid to dismiss a proposed class action claiming its strict production quotas for warehouse workers discriminate against older employees.
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BabyKid Spain+Fimi closes an edition marked by internationalisation

BabyKid Spain+Fimi closes an edition marked by internationalisation

Held from January 26 to 28 at Feria Valencia, the event welcomed visitors from more than 40 countries, invited over 250 international buyers and hosted more than 400 brands across two pavilions.
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Salesforce appoints new board directors amid activist investor pressure

Salesforce appoints new board directors amid activist investor pressure

Salesforce Inc on Friday named three new board directors, amid pressure from activist investors for better cost control and a management shakeup at the cloud-based software firm.
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Patou: Polished, pretty and powerful in Samaritaine

Patou: Polished, pretty and powerful in Samaritaine

Fashion weeks never seem to stop in Paris. On Friday morning, the day after the haute couture season ended, Patou unveiled its Fall/Winter 2023 ready-to-wear collection. Guillaume Henry’s best for the house.
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H&M's profit tumbles more than expected as costs bite

H&M's profit tumbles more than expected as costs bite

Sweden's H&M reported on Friday a much larger than expected drop in September-November profit, hit by weak consumer confidence and soaring costs that it did not fully pass on to price tags.
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ASOS names key finance exec to team

ASOS names key finance exec to team

ASOS is doubling down on its efforts to kickstart its recovery and has reportedly appointed a senior restructuring executive to its finance department, as it continues to talk to its syndicate of lenders.
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Mixed news from Superdry as Christmas is strong but wholesale lag dents profits

Mixed news from Superdry as Christmas is strong but wholesale lag dents profits

​Superdry reported “strong” Christmas trading on Friday and generally rising sales, but it scaled backs its profit forecast to "breakeven" and stayed cautious on its outlook for the rest of the year. 
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Visa profit beats estimates on resilient consumer spending

Visa profit beats estimates on resilient consumer spending

Visa Inc's first-quarter profit beat Wall Street targets on Thursday as its payments volume held steady with Americans still spending on international travel despite an economic slowdown.
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Thom Browne takes control of its South Korean operations

Thom Browne takes control of its South Korean operations

The luxury brand of the eponymous designer has reached an agreement with its partner Samsung C&T Corporation to take over direct operation of its business in South Korea through the creation of a new company.
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Shein calls on young designers

Shein calls on young designers

The Chinese e-tailer intends to support new talents via its Shein X programme, which has already supported 3,000 designers, investing 55 million dollars. A fashion show will be organised in Paris in June.
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The 38th Hyères Festival will be chaired by Charles de Vilmorin and Alan Crocetti

The 38th Hyères Festival will be chaired by Charles de Vilmorin and Alan Crocetti

This year's competition is aimed at young people, with Charles de Vilmorin presiding over the jury for fashion, Alan Crocetti for accessories and Luis Alberto Rodriguez for photography.
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