Fears that supply chains would be hit hard by the strike at the port of Felixstowe appear to have been unfounded as other ports took up the slack from the now-ended eight-day strike that was flagged well in advance.
The operator of 11 premium outlets has made the appointment as part of a “bold growth strategy in which Seang will be defining VIA Outlets’ inorganic growth strategy and executing real estate transactions”.
As consumers tighten their belts, Very has launched a 700-piece value-focused collection called Everyday. It takes in women’s, men’s, and kidswear, as well as homewares such as furniture, lighting, and bedding.
Redress, an NGO fighting against textile waste, will hold the final show for the Redress Design Award 2022 in Hong Kong on September 7. Ten international designers have been selected for the competition’s final event.
Reports that Next may be cooling on its interest in buying a stake in retailer Joules could be wide of the mark as "positive" talks are ongoing. But Joules has shared little information to point to the eventual outcome.
Struggling retailer Joules' £15 million lifeline investment from Next is now in doubt. Hopes of securing backing from the high street retail giant have hit a stumbling block after Joules issued a profit warning.
Whoever becomes UK prime minister next month, their 'to-do' list just got longer. Key London business leaders are asking candidates Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak for change to “deliver growth to the capital".
It looks like a considered, careful Christmas is on the cards. Cautious consumers are placing more emphasis on value and meaningful gifting as inflation soars, according to new research from eBay Ads UK.
No joy for fashion retailers in the latest CBI numbers for this month. Despite British retailers surprisingly reported their strongest month for sales in nine months, that was almost entirely driven by grocers.
New eras for Spring and Autumn Fair and Moda means two major new signings -- Nicola Meadows and Alejandra Campos -- for the Hyve Group-owned wholesale fashion & sourcing, home and gift international shows.