Stories on the business end of fashion.

Adidas is going hard after Under Armour and Nike

Adidas Gaining Ground in the Athleisure War

Adidas has been working on a comeback after losing the second position as a sport brand in the US to Under Armour in 2014. Mark...
Under Armour Shares Stumble, Athleisure Race Intensifies.

Under Armour Shares Stumble, Athleisure Race Intensifies

Under Armour hits a wall, but remains confident of its brand, despite CFO exit Baltimore-based company has found it tough to continue its record setting...
Riccardo Tisci Leaves Givenchy

Trending: Riccardo Tisci Waves Goodbye to Givenchy

Givenchy Fall Winter 2017 Menswear and Givenchy Fall 2017 Couture will now be the last collections authored by the edgy style of Riccardo Tisci. The...
Fashion Television Targets Farsi Speaking Audience

Fashion Television is launching a dedicated Farsi channel

Tailored specifically for viewers in the Europe and Middle East, the new Fashion Television channel promises to reflect regional tastes and styles as well...
Coach Marketing Strategy 2017

Coach Bet on Modern Sales Channels Report First Results

Coach big bet on modern sales channels provide confidence despite department store pull back. Department stores have taken a beating over the last year. Industry...
Banana Republic Store at New York

Banana Republic New Retail Model Aims to Stop Sales Drop

Banana Republic begins shake up; moving towards “See now, buy now” business model, opening pop up stores and falling out with President Andi Owen. Banana Republic...
Warby Parker Plans 25 Store Expansion

20/20 Vision for Business: Warby Parker Plans Expansion

Warby Parker (WP) is dreaming big with the ambitious company planning to open 25 brick and mortar stores this year. Warby Parker started in 2010 and...
Ascena Plus-Size Dept Chief Resigns

Ascena Slims Down: Plus-Size Division Chief Resigns

Ascena parent company of Ann Taylor and Loft stores has announced that Linda Heasley, who led the Ascena Group-owned plus-size apparel retailers Lane Bryant...
Trump ‘major’ border tax for overseas manufacturers

Trump Promises ‘Major’ Tax for Overseas Manufacturers

Trump echoes campaign rhetoric promising ‘major’ border tax for overseas manufacturers President Donald Trump called a meeting on Monday with business executives from various industries...
Adobe Retail Software

Adobe’s New Software: A Hope to Save the Retail World

Adobe's New Software hopes that Cross-Platform Fluidity will help save the retail world Adobe has extended its omnipresence in the fashion world by reaching beyond...
Luxottica and Essilor Merge in Optic Giant

Luxottica and Essilor Sign $48B Deal to Form Optic Giant

Wide eyed merger as Luxottica and Essilor join forces in a billionaire agreement to become world's most powerful optic brand. Luxottica and Essilor: a match...
Hugo Boss Commercial AIring on Fashion One 2016

Hugo Boss Shares Get a Boost from China & Brexit Tourism

Hugo Boss shares jumped as much as 10% this Monday morning once the company announced its 2016 operating profit would fall less than expected. Thanks...