On October 25, the Swedish denim brand will unveil a 125 square-metre store in Amsterdam’s 9 Straatjes shopping district. The shop, which will also house the Benelux showroom, will be the first Dutch branch.
London trade show Pure has promoted Julie Driscoll to the role of managing director. She will drive the next step in Pure’s evolution as the event unveils a new campaign and website for its February show.
The British Fashion Council has announced the names of 45 finalists for The Fashion Awards 2017; with five finalists in each category, and few major surprises – with many creators nominated for a second time.
Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher is planning to bring more ‘excitement’ into its stores by reducing clutter on the shop floor, as the company faces backlash for reportedly asking for unreasonable supplier discounts.
The British fashion market has returned to growth, albeit at a mild pace of only 0.2%, according to new figures from Kantar Worldpanel. Less discounting and more transitional pieces are the reasons behind the growth.
Luxury denim brand Blessed & Cursed has unveiled a pop-up store in London’s Notting Hill that will be open until November 3. The limited edition items there have been made using a variety of hi-tech denim materials.