An influential N Brown investor has asked shareholders to vote against the retailer’s remuneration policy at its AGM on Tuesday, saying that executive bonuses are not linked closely enough to performance.
Struggling Debenhams faces a fresh challenge with credit insurers tightening up the terms for its suppliers, suggesting a lack of confidence in its turnaround. But the company has denied it’s facing a cash crunch.
Premium UK fashion brand Ted Baker has signed an exclusive new licensing agreement with Israeli’s Delta Galil Industries, the multi category manufacturer that is particularly strong in the intimates and denim sectors.
On Sunday night, France for the second time were the winners of the World Cup tournament, wrapping up the 2018 edition in Russia. The final was also a win for several brands present both on and off the field.
One of the abiding mysteries in luxury is the far greater ability of Paris brands to outperform their venerable, respected and often very classy London rivals. Dunhill may be about to become a significant exception.
The Holy Grail of accessories businesses these past two decades has been to build them into fully-fledged lifestyle brands. It's the goal of Jean Cassegrain, CEO of Longchamp and grandson of its founder, as we discover.