JD Sports hasn’t stopped looking for acquisitions and on Monday it said that it has reached a conditional agreement to buy US-based DTLR Villa, the “hyperlocal athletic footwear and apparel streetwear retailer”.
ASOS has bought Topshop, Topman, Miss Selfridge and HIIT and will move fast to integrate them into its set-up. It said it's an attractive opportunity and they saw fast sales growth on its platform in the latest period.
The new line's pieces tailor all of the brand's classic items for men and women—fitted blazers, cardigans, crisp white button-downs, ties and tie bars, tapered trousers, pleated skirts and more—down to pre-teen size.
Sales at Salvatore Ferragamo fell by 20% in the fourth quarter, broadly in line with expectations, as new lockdowns in Europe to fight a resurgence of COVID-19 more than offset a strong rebound in China.
Playboy Enterprises is nearing a deal to acquire the parent company of sexual wellness chain Lovers as it seeks to grow its lifestyle brand following the shuttering of its eponymous magazine, sources said on Sunday.
Amazon's bid to stall Future Group's $3.4 billion retail assets sale is similar to Alexander the Great's "ruthless ambition to scorch the earth", the Indian group's CEO Kishore Biyani said in an internal staff memo.
L’Oréal’s U.S. subsidiary has announced that it is teaming up with the country’s largest civil rights organization to launch an initiative offering funding to Black-owned small businesses and Black entrepreneurs.
One brand that appeared to be gathering momentum is the house of Alaïa, which profited from haute couture week in Paris to present its latest ideas, many mined very literally from the house's unique archives.
Stockmann has updated its guidance and written down the value of its Lindex chain following an ‘impairment test’ for the business, even though Lindex’s performance has been fairly strong in recent periods.
A very short statement from Boohoo Group on Friday confirmed that yes, it is interested in buying the remaining brands owned by failed Arcadia, a move that means the entire Arcadia empire going online-only.
British bootmaker Dr Martens has priced its IPO at the top end of expectations putting a value on the company of around £3.7 billion, significantly above the £3.5 billion that it had been expected to be worth.
SMCP's full year and final quarter continued to be impacted by lockdowns around the world that drove sales downwards. But digital strength, new stores and a nascent recovery in China are reasons to be cheerful.