The point at which brands, retailers and destinations equal or exceed key measures from before the pandemic is being closely watched and Wembley Park’s London Designer Outlet has just hit a key milestone on this front.
A slender rise in annual sales for fashion brand PrettyLittleThing was driven by positive performances in its core UK and US regions in the 12 months to 28 February, its latest accounts filed at Companies House show.
Éric Pfrunder, Karl Lagerfeld’s right-hand-man for his all photography projects, has died at 74. He was ever present at shoots Karl did for Chanel, Fendi and his own eponymous label, and all his editorial projects.
Quiz is continuing its turnaround and has reported increased demand for the brand driving revenue growth, plus a “significant increase” in profitability, and a strengthened cash position in the half to 30 September.
Casualwear brand Replay has opened its latest store and laid out its plans for global expansion. The new location is its first store in New Zealand and it has its sights set on a further 10 locations worldwide in 2023.
Given its heritage schoolbag roots, it’s fitting that British brand The Cambridge Satchel Co has launched a range of bags and accessories coinciding with the release of the movie Roald Dahl’s Matilda: The Musical.
The headlines about Footasylum recently may have largely been about its failed purchase by JD Sports. But under the new ownership of Aurelius, it has opened its first store since 2021 and has been performing strongly.
VF Corp announced on Monday that chairman, president and chief executive officer Steve Rendle will retire and named its lead independent director Benno Dorer as interim chief executive, effective immediately.