Back to the future. Matalan founder John Hargreaves has returned to the business he founded in 1985 as executive chair. He rejoins the retailer after a 15-year gap to replace outgoing chair Steve Johnson.
Tommy Hilfiger has entered a rental partnership with specialist Rotaro in the UK, which it said builds on its “commitment to style, sustainability and circular fashion”, and furthers its reach to Gen Z consumers.
The Swedish-German label, set to open showrooms in Stockholm, Verona and Athens, will commercialise its main line’s FW22 collection at leading department stores in various European countries and Canada from September.
Local craftsmanship and tradition characterized the designs of many foreign brands that have recently presented their collections in Paris. These brands are either emerging or resurfacing after the pandemic.
As a genuine bridge between the USA and the promising Latin American markets, Mexico has some seriously interesting opportunities to offer, as explored by FashionNetwork.com and the Business France agency.