Sales at John Lewis partnership in the latest week edged up by less than 1% to just under £205 million. But the John Lewis department store chain did much better with a 3.9% increase in the seven days to August 18.
The Plano, Texas-based department store chain announced on Monday that it has collaborated with the four-time NBA champion on Shaquille O’Neal XLG, a big & tall menswear brand slated to launch this fall.
The remoulding of London's Seven Dials area is continuing with its dominant landlord, Shaftesbury, announcing another new tenant as NYC-based lifestyle brand Away, opens its first permanent international store.
Apparel maker Perry Ellis International said on Tuesday it had ended talks to be bought by fashion accessories maker Randa, backing an offer by its second-largest shareholder and founder George Feldenkreis.
Fitbit Inc on Wednesday outpaced Wall Street estimates for quarterly results as its strategy of adding smartwatches to its product line got a boost in the second quarter with higher sales for ‘mass-appeal’ Versa.
Raen is expanding directly in Europe with the formation of a new European division, Raen Optics GmbH, or Raen Europe. Christian Grund, founder of Raen’s former European eyewear distributor, Eyegents, will lead the geo.