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British shoppers hit with extra charges due to Brexit

British shoppers hit with extra charges due to Brexit

The early cost of Brexit has begun to filter through to UK consumers' pockets and goods are increasingly being returned to EU-based online retailers due to unexpected charges.
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Rikard Frost is new Filippa K CEO, starts this spring

Rikard Frost is new Filippa K CEO, starts this spring

Scandinavian fashion label Filippa K has named Alexander Wang’s Rikard Frost as its new CEO as of April, marking “an exciting new chapter for the brand” as it grows internationally.
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Fashion sales rose in December but 2020 a disaster, NWEC urges more support

Fashion sales rose in December but 2020 a disaster, NWEC urges more support

December’s official retail sales on Friday drew a line under what was a disastrous year for retailing and especially for fashion, although the month itself was relatively buoyant in the circumstances.
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John Lewis raises profit guidance, repays government Covid loan early

John Lewis raises profit guidance, repays government Covid loan early

​John Lewis Partnership said Friday that trading during the peak shopping season, which included Black Friday and the Christmas period, “held up better than anticipated”. 
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American Eagle unveils ambitious growth plans for Aerie

American Eagle unveils ambitious growth plans for Aerie

The fashion retailer has revealed a new long-term growth strategy that aims to transform its Aerie brand into a $2 billion business over the next two to three years, while also reorganizing its brick-and-mortar network.
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HanesBrands names Joe Cavaliere to new role of group president, global innerwear

HanesBrands names Joe Cavaliere to new role of group president, global innerwear

In the newly created role, Cavaliere will oversee the company's apparel brands, including Hanes, Bonds, Maidenform, Playtex, Bali and DIM.
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Next walks away from Topshop bid, could Shein now win the prize?

Next walks away from Topshop bid, could Shein now win the prize?

The company seen as the frontrunner to win the Topshop auction surprised observers late on Thursday as it emerged Next had pulled out of bidding for the most valuable name in the Arcadia basket of brands.
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UK cross-border e-tail sales strong in 2020 says Global-e

UK cross-border e-tail sales strong in 2020 says Global-e

​The UK’s outbound cross-border e-commerce rose as much as 57% last year and the peak festive trading month, November, saw an increase of 42% year-on-year as well.
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Pure and Moda owner Hyve ticks over in Q1, helped by digital events and insurance payouts

Pure and Moda owner Hyve ticks over in Q1, helped by digital events and insurance payouts

Pure London organiser Hyve Group has described near-term operating conditions for physical events as “fluid”, with Covid-19-related disruption continuing to hit its domestic and European schedule.
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H&M's Arket launches kidswear rental in value and eco drive

H&M's Arket launches kidswear rental in value and eco drive

​H&M Group’s Arket brand has announced the start of rental for kidswear “to encourage reuse and re-wear” as sustainability increasingly becomes a key priority for millennial parents.
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Superdry boss dismisses 'going concern' fears

Superdry boss dismisses 'going concern' fears

​Superdry’s CEO has dismissed fears over its future following the inclusion of a “going concern” warning in its latest set of results this week.
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Marcolin boosts comms operation  with new marketing manager

Marcolin boosts comms operation with new marketing manager

​Eyewear giant Marcolin has announced a strengthening in the organisation of its communications department with Roberta Viganò taking over as Marketing Communication Manager. 
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M&S big fashion move: adds Joules, Phase Eight, Hobbs, Seasalt for spring

M&S big fashion move: adds Joules, Phase Eight, Hobbs, Seasalt for spring

Expect a radical new look to Marks & Spencer’s women's fashion line-up this spring. The UK retail giant is understood to have struck deals with four independent womenswear brands to bolster sales, particularly online.
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H&M links with Lee for eco kidswear, poet Daley-Ward for loungewear

H&M links with Lee for eco kidswear, poet Daley-Ward for loungewear

Fresh from news of its forthcoming Simone Rocha collab, H&M has unveiled two more collabs with a sustainable Lee jeans hook-up for kids and a loungewear launch with “writer, performer and storyteller” Yrsa Daley-Ward.
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White Stuff reviews property portfolio as lockdown continues

White Stuff reviews property portfolio as lockdown continues

​White Stuff has become the latest UK retailer to launch a review of its store portfolio with PHD Property looking at its 115 UK shops, which are currently shut due to the latest lockdown.
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Burberry sales fall again due to Covid but full-price and Asia are strong

Burberry sales fall again due to Covid but full-price and Asia are strong

​Burberry saw another round of retail sales falls in Q3, with Europe and the Americas still being hit hard. But it said China, Korea, leathergoods, outerwear and full-price sales all headed in the right direction.
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