2012/10/02 07:28 - Harrys of London, the innovative British men's footwear and accessories house has opened their second Kuwait store at the stunning new Al Hamra Tower, building on the growing popularity of the brand. The brand opened their first boutique outside of the UK in 2010 at the luxurious 360 Mall in Kuwait's Al Zahra district which has followed in January by openings in Abu Dhabi and Tokyo's Hankyu Men's store.
2012/09/28 07:48 - Urban Couture is a month long program of events that provide a platform for Western Australian fashion creatives and beyond. Urban Couture is about transforming unconventional spaces into popular fashion happenings. Now in its third year, Urban Couture is a key feature of the Joondalup Festival and brings together fashion designers, hair and makeup stylists, textile artists, runway models and fashion photographers. Showcasing Western Australian fashion creatives to Perth's northern metropolis, Urban Couture reaches new audiences and offers new opportunities for all involved.
2012/08/24 12:02 - A local online fashion destination has made the bold move to join the likes of 99Dresses, BigCommerce and the many other Australian-founded websites entering the global playing field. Sydney based Young Republic is setting their sights on becoming the go-to destination for designers and lovers of independent fashion all around the world with the launch of their new international online marketplace today. Visit http://www.youngrepublic.com.
2012/03/15 04:19 - Harrys of London, the innovative British men's footwear and accessories brand opens its third London retail store in the heart of The City at the prestigious Royal Exchange.
2012/01/10 14:09 - Online fashion hotspot Young Republic has joined forces with A Series Of Fortunate Events to transform monthly pop up fashion night market Bizarre Bazaar into an exclusive online shopping portal, accessible to all.
2011/12/02 14:14 - The Marketplace meets The Establishment, Young Republic introduces its latest platform: The Establishment, designed to empower emerging designers from around the globe in a community of established and loved worldwide brands.
2011/06/20 14:34 - Two of the world's global leaders in consumer goods, Skechers USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX) and LF USA which is a part of Li & Fung Ltd (HKG:0494) (PINK:LFUGY) have announced that they have signed a multiyear licencing agreement to produce a Skechers Fitness Apparel and accessories collection for men and women. The range will include a few of the brands iconic pieces such as Shape-ups, Tone-ups as well as Skechers Resistance-branded active wear, outer wear and performance related accessories.
2011/02/18 14:36 - Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) announced today it has entered into an agreement to acquire HauteLook, Inc., a leader in the online private sale marketplace. The Company said the acquisition will enable Nordstrom to participate in the fast-growing private sale marketplace and provide a platform to increase innovation and speed in the way it serves customers in all channels.
2011/01/31 15:00 - Over twenty years ago Ashworth changed golf style with a fresh take on fit, fabric and color. In 2011, the iconic brand is poised to again cut through the clutter with a variety new, "must-have" offerings in golf lifestyle apparel and footwear, all ideally suited for on- and off-course wear.
2011/01/17 13:11 - Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) announced on January 13, 2011 that it has agreed to pay C$1.825 billion to purchase from Zellers Inc., a subsidiary of the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC), the leasehold interests in up to 220 sites currently operated by Zellers Inc. This transaction will allow Target to open its first Target stores in Canada beginning in 2013.
2011/01/14 13:01 - Athleta announced the opening of its first full-scale retail location on San Francisco's renowned Fillmore Street. The store offers Athleta's collection of women's active lifestyle apparel for yoga, running, swim, gym, hiking and skiing - designed by and for female athletes - as well as an array of other products for both athletic and everyday pursuits.
2011/01/13 13:48 - David Jones Limited (ASX:DJS) today announced that it has introduced, on a department store exclusive basis, 12 Australian and international designers and 18 fashion and beauty brands. These 30 new brands will be added to and will complement the Company's extensive existing brand portfolio.
2011/01/10 14:36 - Asia's largest fashion event, HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter, will take place during 17-20 January 2011 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre to present the world with the latest trends of the fashion industry and a prominent wealth of business opportunities. The fair, which is also the 2nd largest fashion fair in the world, is expected to gather about 1,700 suppliers of garments, accessories and fashion-related products from around the world.
2010/12/22 10:38 - According to local media reports, the Italian luxury brand Prada is researching the possibilities of launching initial public offering in Hong Kong in the first half of 2011. The insiders quoted in local reports said that if Prada chooses to be listed in Hong Kong, it may gain more capital than in its domestic Italian market, because the individual investors in Asia are more active.
2010/12/21 12:36 - Jimmy Choo is pleased to announce the launch of men's shoes for Autumn Winter 2011. The collection will be presented to the press during Milan Fashion Week in January 2011.
2010/12/02 15:03 - South Korea's long-running textile company Kolon is going to own a fashion business that is worth one trillion won (US$867 million) by December 2. Surpassing one trillion own in the sum of the sales of Kolon Industries' Kolon FnC Corp. and Cambridge Kolon Company Ltd., Kolon's fashion unit is about to join the ranks of Cheil Industries and E Land Group, major fashion firms in Korea with more than one trillion in sales. LG Fashion, too, achieved one trillion in sales last month. That makes all of the four fashion giants in Korea post one trillion won in sales.
2010/11/30 17:38 - Sportlifestyle company PUMA today received the German Sustainability Award 2010 in the category "Most Sustainable Strategy". The jury rewarded PUMA's ambitious strategy that envisages the transition of the company's product portfolio to sustainable products. PUMA's sustainability concept PUMAVision combined the sustainable business process with creativity and innovation, said the jury headed by Dr. Gunther Bachmann, Secretary General of the Council for Sustainable Development.