LONDON, United Kingdom — For years, fashion and luxury-goods companies have resisted putting creative and commercial control in one pair of hands. With the appointment of Christopher Bailey as chief executive officer, Burberry Group Plc aims to prove it can make the formula work.
Italian Vogue’s domestic violence-themed cover story proves that fashion photography is a powerful medium which can carry important messages, but it should have been stripped of its commercial credits, argues Mimma Viglezio.
LONDON, United Kingdom — Shares in Sports Direct, Britain's biggest sporting goods retailer, fell by over 10 percent on Tuesday after its founder Mike Ashley cut his stake and raised over 200 million pounds ($332 million).
LONDON, United Kingdom — House of Fraser said a dispute over a share sale won’t derail the UK. department-store chain’s plans to sell the business to China’s Sanpower Group.
The Savigny Luxury Index fell 2.2 percent this month, as the standoff between the West and Russia over its annexation of Crimea sparked fears of a drop in luxury goods sales to valuable Russian tourists.
Fashion and apparel brands linked to street and graphic artists are leveraging authenticity and social media fluency to create fierce brand loyalty and buzzy product drops.
As London’s Victoria and Albert Museum unveils “The Glamour of Italian Fashion,” Colin McDowell explores the country’s rich fashion history.
LONDON, United Kingdom — Asos Plc reported first-half profit that fell less than analysts expected as the U.K.’s largest online-only fashion retailer invested in logistics and technology as it seeks to expand its revenue.