The owner of Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein is focusing on its flagship labels and has sold its heritage brands for $220 million, in a deal that has made Authentic Brands (ABG) a specialist in formal American menswear.
According to a new report from NPD, increases in sales of dresses and shapewear indicate that consumers are returning to social events, but the pandemic looks to have changed the way shoppers are approaching dressing up.
Milan Fashion Week Men ended on Tuesday with a sense of unfinished business. Nearly all shows were virtual and there was little buzz in the city, though designers conveyed unreserved optimism in their videos.
Decathlon UK is continuing to expand its presence across the country with its first Welsh store. It has opened a concession store near Cardiff after its online sales in Wales soared to almost £2.5million in 2020.
Pep&Co continues to be a strong retail pillar for Poundland.The UK discount giant is backing the success of its budget clothing brand, opening two standalone stores in the Midlands as part of wider growth plans.
With an element of confusion remaining around just how manufacturers and retailers should ‘quarantine’ products due to potential Covid transmission, a report has been released could help footwear makers and sellers.
Joules seems happy with its progress in the year to the end of May, despite the pandemic. It saw continued strong digital momentum and said that since reopening in April, store sales have been ahead of expectations.
The fast-growing UK-based athletic wear brand has announced that it will open its first U.S. distribution center in Rialto, California, in July 2021 – the next step in its ongoing expansion plans for North America.