The wraps have finally been taken off the new Boss store that has been tantalising passers-by on Oxford Street in recent months. The megastore proves that the street retains its appeal for big names in fashion.
From June 21 to 26, Men's Fashion Week is returning to Paris. The packed program will feature 40 physical fashion shows, eight major comebacks, three new names and numerous events, including the Marine Serre show.
The Milan menswear season finished Monday with a path-breaking, sprightly and jaunty Zegna collection unveiled before a giant vista of the Italian Alps, in a season longing for a return to this country’s roots.
Retail stalwart Stuart Rose has joined business leaders in calling on the government to act on the cost of living crisis and rocketing inflation. The Asda chairman has urged ministers to help struggling households.
Fashion supply chain trade show Pure Origin has become the UK’s largest sourcing event. The show, which runs parallel to Pure London on 17-19 July at Olympia London, will feature 20 new ‘Country Pavilions’.
Paul & Shark is forecasting a 2022 revenue of €130 million, a 3-4% growth over 2019. At Pitti Uomo 102, it launched Re-Sail, a project for upcycling used sails, and is focusing its retail efforts on sub-Saharan Africa.
The struggling Sailmakers shopping centre in Ipswich has been bought by UK developer ALB Group for an undisclosed sum. And the new owner said it plans to develop the 133,000 sq ft mall and to take a “fresh approach”.