The CEO of Launchmetrics discussed its acquisitions, its plans for the beauty industry and Asia, and how luxury brands struggle to come to grips with millennials, in conversation with FashionNetwork.com
Amsterdam-based Fashion for Good has announced the names of the 12 startups that will join its Plug and Play Programme, a twelve-week course with mentorship by its corporate partners such as Kering and C&A.
The UK menswear sector has been growing for some time and that trend is expected to continue for the next four years, according to the latest report from digital analytics consultancy agency Onefourzero.
A spokesperson said 15 members of staff have been laid off, however an industry insider put the figure closer to 80. The move comes a little over a year after the brand was acquired by two Walmart heirs in a £200m sale.
Cardi B can now add ‘lipstick muse' to her growing list of achievements.The rapper has inspired a new lipstick by prestige beauty mogul Tom Ford, which was unveiled over the weekend during New York Fashion Week.
The American apparel brand announced the launch of the “New Crew” on Monday, revealing a strategy that repositions J.Crew as an inclusive label, while also taking the prepster favorite back to its roots.
Pentland Group may be expanding its footwear ops in deals with brands such as Karen Millen and Lacoste, but it’s losing its Ted Baker license as that company buys its UK and US footwear ops and takes them in-house.
On Monday, Debenhams unveiled two major beauty initiatives as part of its aim “to strengthen its position as a leader in premium beauty,” But most media focused on news that it has brought in restructuring advisors KPMG.