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Foot Locker appoints Melody Ehsani as creative director of women's business

Foot Locker appoints Melody Ehsani as creative director of women's business

The American sports and footwear retailer has named the LA-based designer behind the Melody Ehsani streetwear brand as the first creative director of its women’s business.
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Hibbett Sports posts 20% sales rise, beats earnings expectations

Hibbett Sports posts 20% sales rise, beats earnings expectations

The Birmingham, Alabama-based sportswear and equipment retailer reported a solid fourth quarter on Friday, with improvements in sales driving stronger than expected gains in the company’s bottom line.
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Reebok names New Balance veteran VP of apparel

Reebok names New Balance veteran VP of apparel

Reebok announced on Thursday the appointment of New Balance veteran Portia Blunt to vice president, apparel. 
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Coperni: Drive-in catwalk show inside the AccorArena

Coperni: Drive-in catwalk show inside the AccorArena

Finally, Paris Fashion Week had an actual live catwalk show. A drive-in runway event witnessed Thursday night by a few score of editors and influencers from inside Citroen DS7s and staged inside the AccorArena.
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Baggy jeans and crop tops: TikTok drives Y2K fashion search surge says Stylight

Baggy jeans and crop tops: TikTok drives Y2K fashion search surge says Stylight

​Every generation has an era whose vintage looks it likes to adopt and adapt and with Gen Z, it seems that the year 2000 is a key reference point.
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VF Corp appoints global president of Timberland

VF Corp appoints global president of Timberland

VF Corporation announced on Wednesday the appointment of Susie Mulder as global brand president of Timberland. 
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Adidas launches Confirmed app in UK and mainland Europe

Adidas launches Confirmed app in UK and mainland Europe

Adidas has launched its streetwear-inspired product app Confirmed in six European countries, including the UK.
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London-based Vogacloset sells majority stake for Middle East growth

London-based Vogacloset sells majority stake for Middle East growth

​UK-based fashion e-tail platform Vogacloset is selling a 51% stake to Fawaz Abdulaziz Alhokair Co, the leading franchise retailer in Saudi Arabia, and Arabian Centres Company.
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Canada Goose signs multiyear partnership with the NBA

Canada Goose signs multiyear partnership with the NBA

Canada Goose announced on Tuesday a multiyear partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA). 
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​Cash rich JD Sports ahead in race to buy Arcadia's key warehouse

​Cash rich JD Sports ahead in race to buy Arcadia's key warehouse

JD Sports Fashion may have lost out in the bidding race for some of Arcadia’s prime fashion brands but it has had more luck in the real estate stakes.
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Uniqlo February sales edge up, brand inks Japan tennis deal

Uniqlo February sales edge up, brand inks Japan tennis deal

​Fast Retailing’s Uniqlo chain had a slightly less impressive month in February than it has enjoyed of late with same-store sales up 0.4% year-on-year and total sales rising 1.3%.
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Nike's North American head steps down after report reveals ties to resale business

Nike's North American head steps down after report reveals ties to resale business

Nike Inc on Monday announced the departure of North American business general manager Ann Hebert, days after a report that her son used a credit card in her name to purchase sneakers for his resale company. 
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Foot Locker posts 5.7% decline in revenue in 2020

Foot Locker posts 5.7% decline in revenue in 2020

The American owner of stores including Foot Locker and Runners Point has announced revenue of $7.55 billion for 2020, down 5.7% from the previous year, while the company's net earnings fell 34% to $323 million. 
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Lacoste unveils collab collection with rock star Bruno Mars

Lacoste unveils collab collection with rock star Bruno Mars

Lacoste has channelled the inner alter ego of rock star Bruno Mars, a figure named Ricky Regal, in its latest collaboration, revealed this weekend in Los Angeles.
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£5bn funding due in Budget to get stores up and running again

£5bn funding due in Budget to get stores up and running again

This week’s UK Budget is set to include £5 billion of funding for grants (known as restart grants) to struggling businesses, including shops and salons.
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Outdoor Voices names Gabrielle Conforti as new CEO

Outdoor Voices names Gabrielle Conforti as new CEO

In the role, the former Urban Outfitters president will be focused on creating new products, building on the brand’s 'Recreationalist' community, and architecting the future vision of the brand. 
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