Tom Shearsmith

Tom Shearsmith is a News & Features Writer at TheIndustry.fashion, having joined the company in January 2019. tom.shearsmith@theindustry.fashion
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Prada and UNESCO postpone Sea Beyond educational project

Prada and UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) have decided to postpone the start of their Sea Beyond educational project to September 2020.
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Nike reports digital sales increase of 36% amid COVID-19 outbreak

Nike, Inc. has released its fiscal 2020 financial results for the third quarter, ending 29 February 2020, as the company reports that...
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GANNI launches global competition to support creatives during coronavirus isolation

GANNI has launched a global creative competition called Home Is Where The Heart Is, to encourage everyone in isolation around the world...
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CFDA and Vogue to launch COVID-19 relief fund

The CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund has been repurposed into a new COVID-19 relief fund, called 'A Common Thread', as confirmed by both companies. Originally launched...

Gifting industry reports sharp digital rise in UK as isolation begins

As the UK settles down to the current reality of isolation due to COVID-19, the gifting industry is seeing a dramatic change...

Allbirds offers front line NHS workers free pair of shoes

Sustainable footwear brand Allbirds are offering 2,000 front line NHS staff a free pair of shoes, for the next 24 hours. The footwear...

H&M considering cutting thousands of jobs due to coronavirus

H&M has confirmed it is mulling the possibility of laying off thousands of workers, as the business suffers revenue setbacks amid the...
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Hugo Boss CEO Mark Langer steps down

Luxury fashion brand Hugo Boss announced today that CEO Mark Langer will leave the Managing Board, as of 30 September 2020. Due to...
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Graduate Fashion Week 2020 cancelled

Graduate Fashion Week has announced the cancellation of their 2020 series of shows, as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak. 
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Victoria’s Secret unveils latest campaign featuring trans and plus-size models

Lingerie giant Victoria's Secret, which has spent recent months working on a total image overhaul, has unveiled its new Body by Victoria spring 2020...
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Network Rail announces new measures to support retailers and tenants

Network Rail today announced swift and significant measures aimed at supporting retailers in Britain’s busiest and biggest stations, and small business tenants,...
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Bi-annual Clearpay Day sees UK customers receive 48 hours of sales

Clearpay has announced its second bi-annual Clearpay Day, taking place 20 March 2020. During the sale, brand partners offer consumers deals and promotions from...