On 21 and 22 January the bi-annual fashion trade show Modefabriek will take place at Amsterdam Rai. The event will bring together 600 brands and host talks, fashions shows and other events for fashion professionals.
Fashion giant Primark has confirmed it is set to open a 60,000 sq ft store at Bluewater next year. The signing follows recent a string of recent openings at the shopping centre, including Kate Spade and Coach.
Tommy Hilfiger, IBM and The Fashion Institute of Technology have teamed up for an Artificial Intelligence pilot project. The project called ‘Reimagine Retail’ will have AI play the lead in the design creation process.
JD Sports Fashion was one of the winners in UK retail over the Christmas period with the company saying on Tuesday that its strong first half trading didn’t slow down in the second half, unlike many of its retail peers.
Deloitte’s Global Powers of Retailing ranking 2018 shows that US retail giants are losing their grip on the international market, while e-commerce, European fast fashion and sportswear brands are all gaining ground.