Marimekko had good news on Thursday as it reported Q1 net sales that rose 13% and a doubling in comparable operating profit, helped by the timing of Asia Pacific wholesale deliveries and stronger Finnish retail sales.
Barely two years after its launch, the LVMH-owned e-commerce site has already changed its name. The group announced on Wednesday that the brand is now called 24S, in an effort to boost its international development.
Media brand Buro 24/7 continues to make key appointments ahead of its UK flagship site launch with Sophie Beresiner, the former Beauty Director of Elle UK, named to the new role of Beauty & Style Director.
A new retailer offering a curated selection of hard-to-find fashion and independent books and magazines has opened its first shop in Coal Drops Yard as reports emerge that the development's footfall is disappointing.
Dolly Parton has her eye on the fashion industry. The iconic singer has signed a multi-year deal with IMG with a view to developing a lifestyle line that will incorporate fashion, jewelry, accessories and homeware.
Ikea plans to invest 400 million euros (341 million pounds) in France over the next three years as it builds up its new city centre stores in the country, Ikea France's chief executive Walter Kadnar said on Monday.
MySale Group has finally made its mind up what it will do with the UK-based Cocosa operation - it’s selling it. The company has entered into an unconditional agreement to sell the website to Brandalley.
Fashion and beauty e-commerce business The Hut Group has dived deeper into the hospitality sector by acquiring the Eclectic Hotel Group, which comprises two prestigious luxury boutique hotels in Manchester.