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Fashion & accessories

Fashion & accessories Archives

Why brands like Deciem and REI outdoors aren’t celebrating Black Friday. Unsplashed

Why brands are closing their doors, and not offering sales on Black Friday

Why brands are closing their doors, and not offering sales on Black Friday.

“It’s about doing less”: Kowtow MD talks sustainable growth

We chat with the managing director of the New Zealand fashion brand about its growth plans and mission to remove synthet...

Estee Lauder to buy Tom Ford in US$2.8 billion deal

Estee Lauder will become the sole owner of the Tom Ford brand and all its intellectual property.

Designer labels for 15-year-olds? New generation splashes on luxury

LVMH finance chief Jean-Jacques Guiony said last month the luxury industry was not a proxy for the general economy.

Bain Capital to acquire Tokyo-based apparel firm Mash

Set to become one of the largest private equity deals in Japan's fashion industry, the deal is expected to be completed ...
New partnership between Clarks and Aussie Ark. Bigstock

No longer a “nice to have”: Clarks steps up its sustainability efforts

Clarks Australia have teamed up with environmental groups as part of a bigger sustainability push for the brand.

6ixty8ight accelerates Southeast Asian expansion with Vietnam debut

The Chinese brand has signed a five-year franchise deal with Thai Tuan Group.

Retailers accelerate shift to forest friendly fibres at COP27

The agreement will help to unlock finance for 10-20 low-footprint pulp mills to produce these alternative fibres by secu...

AirRobe GM Beth Glancey talks sustainable fashion and start-up culture

The fashion tech expert gives her take on why resale isn’t already a larger chunk of the market and explains the challen...

How Culture Kings CEO Simon Beard is turning the brand into a behemoth

It starts with just one buzzy store in Vegas, but the long-term plans dwarf even a takeover of Sin City.