A meeting in south India earlier this month brought women workers, manufacturers and brands together for the first time in a bid to map the role of homeworkers in the shoe industry and improve working conditions.
Ellesse became the latest major brand to open a store in busy lifestyle hub Seven Dials at the weekend with the location offering both its heritage and new collections. It’s also its first store outside Asia Pacific.
Pentland, the owner of outdoor and fashion brands including Berghaus, had a stellar 2016 with revenue up 21% to £2.9bn, fuelled by the favourable activewear trend in Europe and JD Sports’ record performance.
Pentland Brands has added to its portfolio of sports-linked labels with an investment in Californian casual lifestyle sneaker brand SeaVees. The dormant brand was revived in 2009 and now plans a global rollout
A year after the acquisition by investment fund Perceva, Vanity Fair Brands Europe is gearing up to begin a new expansion phase. The label has hired four new executives, in order to modify and restructure its organisa...