The 87th edition of the Florentine childrenswear tradeshow will take place June 21 to 23 and is set to welcome 557 brands, a figure much in line with its summer edition in 2017, which saw 548 brands showcased.
Volcom has promoted 16-year company veteran JJ Gonzales to global men's design director. Gonzales' legacy at Volcom includes designing the brand's denim as well as traditional action sports pieces like boardshorts.
Sears Holdings Corp said on Thursday it plans to shutter another 72 locations to stem losses in the face of deepening financial distress and reported a nearly 12 percent drop in quarterly comparable-store sales.
Skimpy men's swimwear has topped a survey of the least favourite fashion items in the UK with leather trousers and Crocs also proving to be unpopular while slip-on shoes, hoodies and leggings got a thumbs-up.
California lifestyle retailer Planet Blue has announced Eddie Bromberg as its new Chief Executive Officer. Bromberg was most recently the president at Cotton Citizen where he led the brand's retail expansion.
Shop Direct continued to make strides as the UK’s second largest online retailer in the third quarter, however regulatory costs linked to PPI claims has pushed the parent company of Very.co.uk into the red.