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JD Sports says some customer data compromised for online orders

JD Sports says some customer data compromised for online orders

UK's JD Sports Fashion Plc said on Monday it had been the target of a cyber incident, resulting in unauthorised access to customer data relating to some online orders placed between November 2018 and October 2020.
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H&M's profit tumbles more than expected as costs bite

H&M's profit tumbles more than expected as costs bite

Sweden's H&M reported on Friday a much larger than expected drop in September-November profit, hit by weak consumer confidence and soaring costs that it did not fully pass on to price tags.
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Mixed news from Superdry as Christmas is strong but wholesale lag dents profits

Mixed news from Superdry as Christmas is strong but wholesale lag dents profits

​Superdry reported “strong” Christmas trading on Friday and generally rising sales, but it scaled backs its profit forecast to "breakeven" and stayed cautious on its outlook for the rest of the year. 
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Foot Locker reveals staff cuts on wind down of Sidestep Europe ops, top exec departs

Foot Locker reveals staff cuts on wind down of Sidestep Europe ops, top exec departs

U.S. specialty footwear retailer Foot Locker announced in a regulatory filing on Thursday that Andrew Gray, EVP, global lockers and Champs Sports, had left the company, effective January 23.
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Go Sport: Michel Oayon challenges receivership, ditches Wilhelm Hubner

Go Sport: Michel Oayon challenges receivership, ditches Wilhelm Hubner

In an interview with Challenges magazine, HPB (owner of Go Sport and Gap France) denied the sport retailer has stopped paying its creditors, saying it has always acted “within the boundaries of the law.”
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News analysis: will it be a long road back to profit for Boohoo Group?

News analysis: will it be a long road back to profit for Boohoo Group?

Boohoo has fallen from grace spectacularly since the pandemic. But here's why we shouldn't write it off just yet, even though it might take some time for it to regain its former glory
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Fewer sneakers on Paris runways, but sportswear brands still keen on Parisian presence

Fewer sneakers on Paris runways, but sportswear brands still keen on Parisian presence

Formal wear made a strong runway come-back in Paris this season, leaving less room for sneakers and performance wear, although a men’s fashion week presence is still essential for leading sportswear brands.
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Primark: why its sales rose so strongly this festive season

Primark: why its sales rose so strongly this festive season

​After delivering a strong trading update for the latest quarter this week, Primark parent company ABF's finance chief has detailed just what made the company so strong in this key end-of-year shopping season.
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Boss unveils Perfect Moment skiwear collab

Boss unveils Perfect Moment skiwear collab

​Hugo Boss’s youthful Boss label has returned to the slopes as Presenting Partner of the Hahnenkamm Races in Kitzbühel, Austria, and also unveiled its new collab with specialist skiwear brand Perfect Moment.
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Freemans extends successful media deal with iProspect UK

Freemans extends successful media deal with iProspect UK

Freemans Grattan Holdings has extended its media deal with iProspect UK after a decade working together in which they relaunched Freemans as a pureplay digital department store and saw growth outstripping the market.
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Hanesbrands lays off headquarter employees

Hanesbrands lays off headquarter employees

Hanesbrands Inc. confirmed on Tuesday that it has laid off an unspecified number of employees at its headquarters.
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The Athlete's Foot reveals marketing appointments

The Athlete's Foot reveals marketing appointments

Specialty footwear retailer The Athlete's Foot announced on Tuesday the expansion of its marketing team and promotion of two key executives. 
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Elsewhere in Paris: Olivier Saillard, Taak, AZ Factory and Steven Passaro

Elsewhere in Paris: Olivier Saillard, Taak, AZ Factory and Steven Passaro

As the Paris menswear season ended and couture week opened, we checked out four widely differing fashion visions to tap into the style pulse among cognoscenti in the French fashion capital.
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Retailer Alpkit gets further growth funding

Retailer Alpkit gets further growth funding

UK outdoor clothing and equipment company Alpkit has secured £1.5 million in funding to improve seasonal stock purchase and product development in footwear and e-bike lines.
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END. adds second womenswear store with category debut in Glasgow

END. adds second womenswear store with category debut in Glasgow

​High-end retailer END. is continuing its deeper dive into womenswear and has just added the category to its Glasgow flagship store.
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Fusalp, Axel Arigato open at Bicester Village

Fusalp, Axel Arigato open at Bicester Village

Fusalp has opened a pop-up at luxury off-price shopping destination Bicester Village, offering its specialist skiwear, while Axel Arigato has opened there and also launched a virtual shopping experience.
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