Traffic was moderate but the mood ebullient at Pure London, the fashion trade show which this season focused on interplanetary travel, exotic ethnic designs and techy sportswear. The three-day show ended Monday night.
Italian eyewear group Luxottica is on track to meet full-year targets and win regulatory approval for its planned merger with France's Essilor, it said on Monday, after its first-half underlying operating profit came in just ahead of forecasts.
A majority of retail executives are optimistic about the 5-year outlook for the US fashion industry, however, the percentage has fallen from 92.3 per cent in 2016 to 71 per cent in 2017, as per a recent study.
Arcadia and retail technology company Rent Ant have developed a customer-facing online ordering application that has been rolled out in more than 1400 stores to bring all the benefits of digital to the physical space.