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Business

Walmart cranks up advertising drive, with or without TikTok

Walmart cranks up advertising drive, with or without TikTok

Walmart Inc is aggressively expanding its advertising business after years of stuttering progress, even as a proposed deal to buy a stake in video-sharing app TikTok remains stuck in limbo.
Fashion
Business
Premier Brands Group to acquire Justice

Premier Brands Group to acquire Justice

The New York-based investment and licensing firm has announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Ascena Retail Group to acquire its tween fashion and lifestyle brand, Justice.
Fashion
Business

HBC launches HBC Properties and Investments

HBC unveiled on Monday a new dedicated real estate and investments business launched to lead the company’s portfolio of assets, including some 40 million square feet of gross leasable area across North America.
Fashion
Business

EWM might buy back Peacocks chain only, Tillman reportedly interested in jaeger

​Philip Day, the retail billionaire behind Edinburgh Woollen Mill, could be preparing to buy back the budget fashion chain Peacocks after an administration filing, while exiting the rest of the business. 
Fashion
Retail

Trade shows

Paris trade shows close ranks to weather Covid-19 crisis

Paris trade shows close ranks to weather Covid-19 crisis

The Who's Next, Première Classe, Impact, Man/Woman and Silmo shows were held in Paris on October 2-4, with less of an emphasis on business and more on energising the industry and getting it back on track.
Fashion
Trade shows
Pitti Uomo confirms physical edition for January 2021

Pitti Uomo confirms physical edition for January 2021

The iconic menswear trade show will open its doors in Florence from 12 to 14 January, reducing in length from four to three days, but with longer hours. The event will also maintain a digital platform. 
Fashion
Trade shows

Sphere: taking digital to a new level at the federation salon

It felt as much like a happening as a fashion salon at Sphere, the new salon for emerging talent that debuted in January and staged its latest edition this week in Paris.
Fashion
Trade shows

Exhibitions sector could lose 80% of jobs without help - report

Trade show organisers and event companies have warned that the UK exhibitions sector could shed over 90,0000 jobs in the coming weeks if the government’s support is not extended. 
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Trade shows