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Select plans further CVA as lockdown stalls its turnaround

Select plans further CVA as lockdown stalls its turnaround

Struggling fashion chain Select is to launch yet another CVA as it seeks a third round of rent reductions on the back of the pandemic crisis. 
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Skechers opens on Rue de Rivoli in Paris

Skechers opens on Rue de Rivoli in Paris

​With news of so many store closures, it’s encouraging to hear of a major opening with US shoe and lifestyle brand Skechers having opened a flagship store on a key Paris shopping street, Rue de Rivoli.
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Authentic Brands and Sparc set to clinch Brooks Brothers

Authentic Brands and Sparc set to clinch Brooks Brothers

US apparel retailer Brooks Brothers said late Tuesday that it is to be acquired by Authentic Brands Group and Sparc Group after they increased their $305 million offer to $325 million.
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Asos upgrades outlook as sales soar, returns stay low

Asos upgrades outlook as sales soar, returns stay low

​Wednesday brought a rare piece of good news from UK fashion retail as Asos said it has “continued to deliver a strong operational performance and year-on-year improvements in profitability” in this financial year.
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Adidas has seen no impact on sales from race row - CEO

Adidas has seen no impact on sales from race row - CEO

Adidas has seen no impact on its sales from employee complaints over racism at the German sportswear company that led to the departure of its human resources boss, Chief Executive Kasper Rorsted said on Tuesday.
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New Look, Jigsaw, River Island all mull CVAs

New Look, Jigsaw, River Island all mull CVAs

New Look is believed to be planning a second CVA with Deloitte expected to come on board as adviser this week. As part of the CVA, the company will be seeking new rent-linked lease contracts for 450+ stores.
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Zalando reports big jump in brands using its services

Zalando reports big jump in brands using its services

​German online fashion retailer Zalando on Tuesday reported a more than doubling of sales on its site from brands seeking to expand their e-commerce presence, helping total second-quarter revenue jump 27%.
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Reitmans Q1 sales fall, RW&Co President exits

Reitmans Q1 sales fall, RW&Co President exits

Reitmans, the Canadian women's specialty apparel retailer, has posted a sales decline to C$104.7 million in its first quarter for fiscal 2021 that ended on May 2.
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Superdry Q1 beats expectations despite sales drop, gets new financing facility

Superdry Q1 beats expectations despite sales drop, gets new financing facility

​Struggling fashion retailer Superdry had good news on Monday as it announced a new financing facility and that its trading in recent months has been better than it was expecting, even though it remains down.
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Pure London organiser Hyve launches three virtual forums

Pure London organiser Hyve launches three virtual forums

​Tradeshows giant Hyve is launching three virtual forums next month, Fashion Together (comprising Pure, Pure Origin, Moda and Scoop), Autumn Fair @ Home and Glee Gathering.
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Fashion struggled in July says latest BDO sales tracker

Fashion struggled in July says latest BDO sales tracker

July was a disappointing month for UK physical shops and fashion really struggled with online sales unable to make up for spending that wasn't happening on the high street.
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Fashion giant H&M suspends employees over use of racial slur

Fashion giant H&M suspends employees over use of racial slur

Fashion giant H&M said on Thursday it has suspended a number of employees over the use of a racial slur relating to the name of a hat to be sold at stores of its & Other Stories brand.
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UK shops see more visits in July but numbers still low - BRC survey

UK shops see more visits in July but numbers still low - BRC survey

More British shoppers returned to the high street in July, helped by the reopening of pubs and restaurants, but numbers were still much lower than normal for the time of year, an industry survey showed on Friday.
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Momad postpones next show to February 2021

Momad postpones next show to February 2021

Madrid-based fashion tradeshow Momad has postponed its next edition to February 2021, with Ifema and the organising committee aiming to hold the event in a “strengthened economic environment”.
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Adidas predicts profit rebound after pandemic struggles

Adidas predicts profit rebound after pandemic struggles

​German sports giant Adidas said on Thursday it expects to bounce back to profitability in the third quarter after it plunged to a big loss in the second quarter when most of its stores were closed due to lockdowns.
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Loss-making Joules stays upbeat as e-tail outperforms

Loss-making Joules stays upbeat as e-tail outperforms

​Lifestyle fashion brand Joules reported its preliminary annual results on Thursday and despite the numbers including its toughest trading period ever that resulted in a pre-tax loss, seemed upbeat.
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