South African footwear brand, Veldskoen, has caught the attention of American businessman Mark Cuban, best known for his appearances on Shark Tank...
26 Mar 2019
Online luxury fashion marketplace Farfetch is acquiring Stadium Goods, a premier sneaker and streetwear marketplace, for $250 million...
14 Dec 2018
Fashion retail giant H&M is closing its struggling independent brand Cheap Monday, which is known for its low-priced skinny jeans...
28 Nov 2018
British luxury fashion brand Burberry is putting an end to its practice of destroying unsold product, instead announcing that it will be expanding on its efforts to reuse, repair, donate or recycle unsaleable goods...
10 Sep 2018
Jekyll and Hide founder Bernard Bultemeier talks luxury leather, global expansion, the challenges facing independent retail today and why we'll all be wearing backpacks soon...
Lauren Hartzenberg 4 Sep 2018
It has become almost fashionable to predict doom and gloom for high street clothes shops. And the outlook can indeed seem bleak...
Anthony Kent 18 May 2018
Now we find ourselves nearly drawing pensions and thinking what? What now? Put a cardigan on and grey shoes? Is there an age when you think: 'Oh, I can't possibly be involved in fashion now?
Ania Sadkowska and Katherine Townsend 20 Apr 2018
British fashion designer Stella McCartney is to take full control of her brand, buying the 50% stake held by French luxury group Kering...
29 Mar 2018
Donatella Versace has said her family's luxury fashion label will no longer use real furs in its products, according to an interview with a British magazine...
16 Mar 2018
Luxury British fashion house Burberry on Thursday announced the appointment of Riccardo Tisci, formerly of Givenchy, as its new chief creative officer to replace Christopher Bailey...
5 Mar 2018
Swedish clothing giant Hennes and Mauritz on Monday apologised and removed an advertisement of a black child after the company was accused of being racist...
9 Jan 2018
The fashion industry has some major sustainability problems. By 2030, it is predicted that the industry's water consumption will grow by 50% to 118 billion cubic metres...
Mark Sumner 23 Nov 2017
For decades, Ikea has filled homes across the world with bookcases, beds, cardboard boxes and countless tea lights...
Dan Lewis 22 Nov 2017