River island has launched gender-neutral kidswear with the tagline “Kids just want to be kids” as more brands seek to appeal to parents who disagree with strict gender lines in the clothes they buy for their families.
Lingerie retailer Hunkemöller has launched special delivery services for the holiday season. Customers in Amsterdam and Antwerp will be able to use the services, which are available both for online and in-store shoppers.
We may be deep into the Christmas shopping season but John Lewis is struggling to generate notable sales growth with its latest weekly results showing an overall sales rise of just 0.1% to £151.9 million.
Designer Holly Fulton has been appointed head of fashion at the Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts and will run its Fashion BA Hons degree, while expanding her own label that she launched in 2009.
South Africa's Steinhoff is considering selling stakes worth a combined $1.4 billion (1.1 billion pounds) in local companies PSG Group and KAP Industrial to help plug a liquidity gap at the retailer, sources said.
Joules continues to go from strength to strength with the UK-based fashion retailer saying Tuesday that it has seen “further brand expansion across markets and channels” in the half-year to November 26.
Europe’s biggest property group has agreed to buy shopping mall owner Westfield for $16 billion, marking the biggest takeover of an Australian company and a shift in global retail property to counter online shopping.