Tom Shearsmith

Tom Shearsmith is a News & Features Writer at TheIndustry.fashion, joining the company in January 2019. Tom also produces the podcasts for TheIndustry.fashion
SINGER Making The Cut

SINGER sewing brand teams up with Amazon Original Series Making The...

Amazon Prime Video and SINGER sewing brand has announced it is to continue its partnership for season two of the Amazon Original Series Making the Cut.

ISAWITFIRST to launch kidswear range

Manchester-based brand ISAWITFIRST has announced the addition of kidswear to its ever-growing roster, offering girls clothing from ages 3-4 up to 12-13.
Superdry co-founder Julian Dunkerton

​Superdry CEO Julian Dunkerton wins Organic Ambassador status at BOOM Awards...

Superdry Co-Founder and CEO Julian Dunkerton has been awarded Organic Ambassador status at The Soil Association's Best of Organic Market (BOOM) awards.
The EDIT LDN Founder

Limited Edition footwear and streetwear business The Edit LDN to raise...

Limited edition footwear and streetwear business The Edit LDN is set to raise £3m in 2021, as it targets expansion into the US and South East Asia markets.
Arthur Beale

Historic London retailer Arthur Beale reopens at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Arthur Beale, the 500-year-old iconic London Chandlery, has opened its first shop outside London at the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, following the closure of its much-loved shop in the West End last month.

Johnstons of Elgin opens new pop-up store at Caledonia Park

Luxury craftsmanship brand Johnstons of Elgin has opened a new pop-up store at Scotland's designer village, Caledonia Park.

Kering Eyewear acquires Danish luxury eyewear brand Lindberg

Kering Eyewear and the Lindberg family have signed an agreement for Kering Eyewear to acquire 100% of the share capital of Lindberg.

Rental platform Rotaro partners with Airbnb for sustainable pop-up fashion experiences

Clothing rental platform Rotaro has partnered up with Airbnb to launch a series of sustainable fashion experiences at a pop-up store in Carnaby Street, with all proceeds going to the charity Protect Earth.
Mamas and Papas

Mamas & Papas announces international expansion plans post-Brexit

Nursery and childrenswear retailer Mamas & Papas has announced it is stepping up its international growth after signing new overseas partnerships across Central and Eastern Europe.
Zara Inditex

Zara launches innovative Store Mode technology in UK

Zara has launched its innovative Store Mode functionality across its ecommerce and in app, helping to connect its stores and digital platforms in the UK.
Harrods // My Wardrobe HQ

In Pictures: Harrods launches fashion rental service with My Wardrobe HQ

Harrods has announced it is to launch a new fashion rental service in partnership with My Wardrobe HQ, the first of its kind from the department store.
Spotlight Oral Care

Spotlight Oral Care announces new £10.2m investment

Premium oral care brand Spotlight Oral Care has announced a new €12m (£10.2m) investment by Irish development and growth capital fund manager Development Capital, enabling it to further drive its international expansion into Europe and the United States.

Crocs collaborates with Gen.G Esports for Minecraft competition

Global esports organisation Gen.G and casual footwear brand Crocs has announced a partnership for a Minecraft build competition.
Glen Sunk

Boden appoints former URBN CEO Glen T. Senk as new executive...

Boden has today announced the appointment of former URBN CEO Glen T. Senk as its new Executive Chairman; he will take over the role later this month.

Man charged after stealing Cruella glasses in Sloane Square raid

A man has been charged with burglary following the raid at Tom Davies’s Sloane Square store on 9 June 2021.
Westfield Lyon

Westfield rebrands six European shopping centres

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) has today announced it will rebrand six of its shopping centres in four European as Westfield destinations in September 2021.
Disney Store

Disney to close all UK stores, leaving only two flagship stores

All Disney Stores in the UK and ROI are set to close by September 2021, except the flagship stores at London's Oxford Street and in Dublin, which will remain open.
Harvey Nichols Kidswear

Harvey Nichols to debut new childrenswear range at Leeds store

Luxury retailer Harvey Nichols has selected its Leeds store as the debut location for the company’s first ever range for children.

ISAWITFIRST launches nineties chick flick Clueless collection

Online fast-fashion retailer ISAWITFIRST has launched a new loungewear and nightwear collection celebrating the nineties click flick Clueless, featuring Alicia Silverstone.

Plant based brand Marici to launch in Selfridges Project Earth luxury...

Luxury accessory brand Marici is to launch an exclusive collection with Selfridges this week, as part of its Project Earth luxury designer edit.