Primark has tapped a former Zara chief to head its womenswear division. Paula Dumont Lopez, who was named New Look’s new chief executive last year but never took up the role, will join Primark this month.
As brands seek to add compelling reasons for consumers to buy their products in the austere post-Christmas environment, print and textile specialist Marimekko has announced a link-up with global beauty brand Clinique.
A meeting in south India earlier this month brought women workers, manufacturers and brands together for the first time in a bid to map the role of homeworkers in the shoe industry and improve working conditions.
Marks & Spencer has sold its retail business in Hong Kong and Macau to its franchise partner Al-Futtaim as it retreats from international markets to focus on its core business in Britain, the company said on Tuesday.
Following a long list of stellar shows last year, 2018 is shaping up to be another busy twelve months for fashion fans, with a slew of major exhibitions that includes legendary designers such as Margiela and Alaïa.