London trade show Pure has promoted Julie Driscoll to the role of managing director. She will drive the next step in Pure’s evolution as the event unveils a new campaign and website for its February show.
The British Fashion Council has announced the names of 45 finalists for The Fashion Awards 2017; with five finalists in each category, and few major surprises – with many creators nominated for a second time.
WiggleCRC looks set to take over its German peer Bike24 in a deal reported to be worth more than £100m.Wiggle is a bikes-to-clothing-and-accessories specialist and is believed to be in advanced talks with Bike24.
Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher is planning to bring more ‘excitement’ into its stores by reducing clutter on the shop floor, as the company faces backlash for reportedly asking for unreasonable supplier discounts.
Adidas has launched the first of six planned city-themed running shoe models in London as it capitalises on its first Speedfactory, which it has opened in Germany and equipped with time-saving robotics.
Old Navy has partnered with the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) to launch a new holiday accessories collection to celebrate Team USA's participation in the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in South Korea.