The Grosvenor-owned Liverpool One mall has added two independent menswear and accessory brands to its roster of retailers. Local brands Vincentius and Tribus have opened flagships stores at the city destination.
The pandemic is hurting festive season shopping with new figures showing most international consumers have done less than usual. But it also showed an interest in buying fashion and in returning to stores.
The group has launched its new environmental programme, ‘Life 360’, featuring a new vision of luxury that combines creativity and respect for nature, during a week-long agenda of climate talks for its employees.
It’s been an extra-busy four months for Vincero Watches. The luxury watch brand has not only recorded a 31% year-on-year rise in international conversions since September, but UK order numbers have driven 120% higher.
Frasers Group saw lower sales in its first half, as would be expected given that most of its stores were closed for part of the period. But the fall was relatively small and the company’s profits rose.
On Wednesday, creative director Olivier Rousteing organised a photoshoot for Balmain's 2021 pre-collection at its store on Paris’ rue Saint-Honoré. The event was visible from the street through the store’s windows.
Pantone has named its new Color of the Year and has selected two with Ultimate Gray and Illuminating being “a marriage of colour, conveying a message of strength and hopefulness that is both enduring and uplifting”.
The owner of the Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman brands has expanded its board of directors with the appointments of Warner Bros. brands and experiences president Pam Lifford and Advance Auto Parts CEO Tom Greco.