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Tory Burch confirms Pierre-Yves Roussel as chief executive - American fashion and lifestyle brand Tory Burch has confirmed that Pierre-Yves Roussel, former chairman and chief executive of the LVMH Group, has been named as its new chief executive officer, and will be joining the business in early 2019. Roussel, who is married to Tory Burch, will be based out of the label’s New York headquarters, where he will work in partnership with his wife to “lead and implement the company’s global strat...
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Close to 1.7 million dollars of counterfeit Nike seized - The U.S. Customs and Border Protection revealed last week that is seized a large shipment of counterfeit Nike products that had attempted to make its way into the country. The shipment, which arrived in Newark airport in late September, had come in from Dongguan City China, and was meant to be delivered to an address in California. The CBP estimated that the 9,024 pairs of counterfeit sneakers would have cost close to 1.7 million dol...
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Mytheresa buyer Tiffany Hsu talks collaborations ahead of Off-White capsule - INTERVIEW No stranger to capsule collaborations, digital fashion retailer Mytheresa has teamed up with Off-White for the second time. The luxury streetwear brand lends its renowned logo designs to Mytheresa to offer an 11-piece winter capsule collection of ski-wear. The capsule will launch exclusively on Mytheresa tomorrow, December 12. “Mytheresa has long been known for creating special capsule collections and co...
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Superdry co-founder attacks company’s new management once again - Julian Dunkerton, the co-founder of Superdry who stepped down from the company in March, has taken yet another swipe at its new management. Two months after calling the label’s new direction “disastrous” during an interview, Dunkerton criticized its business model once more, this time in a stockbroker note to Liberum analyst Wayne Brown, who used to be Superdry’s Head of Investor Relations. “The interaction between stores and...
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Amazon restricts its Swiss offering - Online platform Amazon will soon stop supplying Switzerland via its website Amazon.com. The reason is a change in value-added tax law, which will come into force in January. With the new legislation, the Swiss government aims to put domestic and foreign mail order companies on an equal footing. Until now, the import tax for deliveries to Switzerland has been abolished at a value of 65 Swiss francs or less. From the beginning of 2019, however, mail order...
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Fashion brands must improve digital marketing as online shopping grows - Consumers are growing more and more accustomed to buying clothes online, so much so that the share of e-commerce sales is set to grow from 20 percent today to 25 percent by 2020, according to a joint study by international marketplace Zalando and consultancy firm Boston Consulting Group (BCG). In this scenario, it is crucial for fashion brands to have a firm online marketing strategy, which is why the duo surveyed 90 g...
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H&M group hosts Fair Living Wage summit - H&M has gathered the textile and fashion industry together at the Fair Living Wage Summit 2018 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, to discuss how to achieve fair living wages in fashion’s global production markets. The event, which takes place today, December 11, coincides with the Swedish fashion group’s self-imposed deadline for the implementation of a living wage strategy in its global supply chain, set back in 2013. H&M states that even though it has reach...
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The Fashion Awards names 2018 winners - The Duchess of Sussex was the surprise guest at The Fashion Awards 2018, shining a light on British talent globally, to present the designer of her wedding dress, Clare Waight Keller of Givenchy, with the coveted British Womenswear Designer of the Year award. Wearing a black Givenchy gown, the Duchess cradled her pregnancy bump as she appeared on-stage at the Royal Albert Hall to present her friend with the accolade. In a short statement, the British ...
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Decision about Bangladesh Accord further stalled - As FashionUnited reported a week ago, a restraining order by the government of Bangladesh has been placed on the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh (Accord), which was due to take effect on 30th November, then 6th December and now 17th December. In other words, the future of the Bangladesh Accord is still in limbo. In the government’s submission to the High Court regarding the Accord’s appeal against an order that it cease ope...
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H&M Group joins Stella McCartney in climate action charter - The UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland saw the launch of the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action. The charter was initiated by Stella McCartney, and focuses on climate action measures that can be taken within the fashion industry. The H&M Group has now announced that it has joined other brands, retailers and suppliers as a signatory to the charter. In a statement, H&M recognized that climate change is “one of...
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