Lauretta Roberts

Lauretta Roberts is the CEO, Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of The.Industry.fashion She is also the former director of brand & propositions of trend forecaster WGSN and a former editor of Drapers magazine.
Cath Kidston

Cath Kidston appoints Suzanne Egleton as chief commercial officer

Cath Kidston has appointed former AllSaints digital chief Suzanne Egleton as chief commercial officer following the British lifestyle brand's shift to a digital first model.

Luxury car maker Aston Martin appoints fashion experts Massenet and McKee...

Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings has appointed Net-A-Porter founder Dame Natalie Massenet and former chief merchant officer of Harrods Marigay McKee to its board of directors to support its future growth ambitions.

QUIZ chief commercial officer banned from being a director in Spain

QUIZ chief commercial officer Sheraz Ramzan has been banned from being a director of a company in Spain for two years following the fast fashion retailer's appointment of insolvency practioners to its Spanish arm.
High street shopping

Petition launched for Shop Out to Help Out scheme to support...

A petition has been launched to encourage the Government to introduce a "Shop Out to Help Out" scheme to support the recovery of independent retailers after the lengthy lockdowns during the pandemic.
Finery London

Touker Suleyman’s Finery London launches on QVC

Finery London, the womenswear brand owned by fashion entrepreneur and investor Touker Suleyman, has joined the growing fashion offer at omni-channel retailer QVC.
Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer launches bookable group suit fittings ahead of peak...

Marks & Spencer is launching bookable group suits fittings at 25 of its largest stores as final restrictions are set to lift on weddings in England on 19 July.

Boots continues its beauty expansion with the introduction of Kylie Cosmetics

Boots is continuing to up the ante with its beauty offer by adding Kylie Jenner's Kylie Cosmetics brand to its line-up later this year.
ASOS returns emissions

ASOS reports 21% year-on-year reduction in operational carbon emissions per order

Young fashion giant ASOS has revealed a 21% reduction in carbon emissions per order or its 2020 financial year (September 2019 to August 2020).

Chanel installs immersive experience at Selfridges to celebrate its Factory 5...

Chanel has taken over the "Corner Shop" on the ground floor of Selfridges Oxford Street and installed an immersive experience to celebrate the launch of its Factory 5 collection.
ITV Love Island

ITV to launch shoppable TV beginning with Love Island and Boots

ITV is to launch shoppable TV, allowing viewers to buy items from its programmes directly on screen. Love Island will be the first programme to offer the service with the first confirmed launch partner Boots.
Kim Kardashian KKW

Kim Kardashian West says a revamp of her KKW Beauty brand...

Kim Kardashian West has teased her social media followers of a complete revamp of her KKW Beauty business.

Matchesfashion fashion director Natalie Kingham steps down after 11 years

MATCHESFASHION global fashion director Natalie Kingham has stepped down after 11 years with the London-based luxury fashion retailer.

True, backer of Hush, raises further funds to invest in innovative...

True, the backer of digital-first women's brand Hush, has revealed it has raised a further £275m to invest in innovative retail brands.
Topshop Arcadia

Lady Tina Green paid £50m by Arcadia administrators

Lady Tina Green, wife of Sir Philip Green, has received a £50m payment from the administrators of the collapsed Arcadia Group.
Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer unveils its most durable, “hand-me-downable” and sustainable Back...

Marks & Spencer Kids has unveiled a new campaign highlighting the sustainable credentials of its new Back to School collection, which is also currently on offer at 20% off.

Mulberry closes Paris store amid drop in tourism

Mulberry is closing its Paris store but has pledged to return to the French capital once international tourism resumes.
Shopping retail

Retail and business groups welcome easing of Covid restrictions but seek...

Retail and business groups have welcome news that Covid restrictions are to be further relaxed on 19 July but some are calling for clarity to ensure employees feel confident returning to work and customers understand future expectations.
Kylie Cosmetics

Coty relaunches Kylie Cosmetics with new “clean” and vegan formulas

Coty Inc has relaunched the Kylie Cosmetics with new and improved formulas that are both clean and vegan, along with refreshed packaging. 
Andy Murray Castore

Andy Murray-backed Castore signs kit deal with Newcastle United

Fast-growing UK sportswear brand Castore, which is part-owned by Sir Andy Murray, will now supply Newcastle United FC in a multi-year deal worth several million pounds.

ACS Clothing raises £2.5m of new equity amid resale and rental...

ACS Clothing, the UK's largest resale and rental fulfilment facility, has raised £2.5m of new equity from its main shareholder Industrial Lending, managed by BOOST & Co.