Tag: Fashion Business

Abercrombie & Fitch kicked off its rebranding efforts on Monday inaugurating its first new concept store in more than 15 years. It is located at the Polaris Fashion Mall in Columbus, Ohio and the 4,860-ft “boutique” installation is the first...
Future of e-commerce looks towards brick and mortar for inspiration in Propulse's new AI software for booting online sales. Former Saks Fifth Avenue executive Eric Brassard founded Propulse, a Canadian startup focused on AI to help online fashion retail. Propulse is...
Celebrity designer Max Azria kicked off NY fashion week with store closing and rumors of seeking bankruptcy protection. BCBG, whose name is short for the French expression “bon chic, bon genre” has built quite a celebrity following counting the...
Another day another struggling clothing retail store. The surprise this time is that it is a niche market under fire, Gymboree the kid focused fashion brand has started its "strategic restructuring". Announcing the resignation of CEO Mark Breitbard is the...
In early January we reported on boohoo.com ’s 260% increase of its year end value from 2016 in part from it’s then recent purchase of the L.A based fashion brand, Nasty Gal. Well the paperwork has finally gone through and...
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 King, CEO of Adidas USA, got in trouble in the fall with what some felt...
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 growth it has achieved since going public in 2005 as competition intensifies. Reports indicate that...
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 last collections designed by Riccardo Tisci were held at the National Library of France, on...
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 experts have reported the over saturation of retail stores and expect a tightening of margins...
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 aims to provide casual apparel and more casual work styles that have an air of...
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 began with the vision to make buying glasses accessible and affordable and making sure the...
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 and Catherine's, has left the company. Heasley had served as president and CEO of Ascena's Plus...