BoF weighs up the pros and cons of going public compared to other options for raising capital to fuel growth.
How is a sleepy British department store still quietly sitting on one of London’s most expensive luxury retail strips? BoF steps inside the world of Fenwick Bond Street.
With a leather manufacturing heritage equal to that of luxury production powerhouses France and Italy, and offering comparable quality at a significantly lower cost, ‘Made in Portugal’ is on the rise.
What has become of the traditional fashion trend, now that fashion seasons have multiplied and blurred into an almost constant stream of ‘newness’ and an Instagram post can make a look go viral overnight?
BoF speaks to leading fashion CEOs to understand their 2015 growth priorities.
Both the Savigny Luxury Index and the MSCI World Index suffered from profit-taking in the first half of December.
Mansur Gavriel is generating Birkin-esque waiting lists for its colourful handbags. Founders Rachel Mansur and Floriana Gavriel discuss getting the brand off the ground and the perks and pitfalls of its rapid growth.
Older consumers control a huge percentage of global spend. Can fashion retailers tap the opportunity?
In the face of fierce competition and heavy cost structures, some brands are rethinking the logic of their diffusion lines.
Arnaud de Lummen has built a successful business resurrecting dormant fashion brands and selling them to investors. But many attempts at brand revivals have met with mixed results. What does it take to successfully resuscitate a dormant brand? And is it worth it?