FASHION | You Can Now Rent Clothes From Banana Republic

Rent the Runway upended retail by offering women designer clothes to rent. Now, a wave of leading brands and department stores are following with their own online clothing rental subscriptions to reach younger shoppers who want to borrow their pants, shirts and dresses. Banana Republic said Friday that it will launch an online rental service … More FASHION | You Can Now Rent Clothes From Banana Republic

Power Moves | Anna Wintour’s New Role, Canada Goose Names Design VP

This week, a restructuring of Conde Nast’s global leadership sees the addition of a new responsibility to Anna Wintour’s job title, while Canada Goose taps a new designs lead from Columbia Sportswear. Conde Nast announces leadership restructuring As part of Conde Nast’s management restructuring, Anna Wintour has been named global content advisor, an addition to … More Power Moves | Anna Wintour’s New Role, Canada Goose Names Design VP

BEAUTY | Botox Rival Jeuveau Reports Early Sales

Evolus Inc on Monday reported revenue of 2.3 million from early sales of its newly launched rival to Allergen Plc’s Botox, ahead of its own epectations. Jeuveau, a neurotoxin drug to treat forehead wrinkles, was launched on May 15 and competes with Botox, which has grown to dominate the medical esthetics market since it was … More BEAUTY | Botox Rival Jeuveau Reports Early Sales

FASHION ISSUE | Versace, Coach And Givenchy Have Angered China’s Netizens. Who’s Next?

Brands have issued apologies and lost celebrity ambassadors like supermodel Liu Wen after products were discovered listening Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan as separate countries, angering nationalist Chinese consumers amidst political unrest in Hong Kong and a trade war with the U.S. Chinese nationalism has peaked as protests in Hong Kong and a trade war … More FASHION ISSUE | Versace, Coach And Givenchy Have Angered China’s Netizens. Who’s Next?

FASHION INDUSTRY | Chinese Model Dumps Versace In T-Shirt Controversy, As Donatella Apologizes

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – A leading Chinese brand ambassador has quit Versace, claiming that one of the brand’s T-shirts broke Beijing’s “one China” policy. Yang Mi, an actress and singer, issued a statement announcing the termination of her contract with the luxury fashion house in response to a design which appeared to list Hong Kong … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Chinese Model Dumps Versace In T-Shirt Controversy, As Donatella Apologizes

FASHION INDUSTRY | Tiffany & Co. Asks Appeals Court To Uphold Lower Court’s Decision, Despite Castco’s “False Narrative” & “Mischaracterizations”

Six month after a New York federal court ordered Castco to pay up $25 million for using Tiffany & Co.’s name on non-Tiffany & Co. engagement rings, the famed New York – based jewelry company has asked the Second Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold the lower court’s decision. Tiffany & Co. – which describes … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Tiffany & Co. Asks Appeals Court To Uphold Lower Court’s Decision, Despite Castco’s “False Narrative” & “Mischaracterizations”

FASHION INDUSTRY | Sonia Rykiel Fashion Label Folds

The French fashion house Sonia Rykiel, which symbolized the spirit of Parisian 1960s rebellion, has gone into liquidation. The business will be wounded up after the search for a buyer fails. Sonia Rykiel, the brand’s founder, became known as the “Queen of Knits” after her striped knitwear allowed women to move away from more formal … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Sonia Rykiel Fashion Label Folds

Fashion | Forver 21 Apologizes For Sending Atkins Bars With Online Orders

Forever 21 recently shipped diet bars along with customer’s online orders. Not every customer welcomed the surprise addition to their package. Many people on social media called Forever 21’s bar shipments offensive and “fatphobic”. A number of people on social media said they received the bars along with orders of plus-sized clothing. Atkins markets the … More Fashion | Forver 21 Apologizes For Sending Atkins Bars With Online Orders

Fashion Industry |Italian Court Set To Approve Sale Of Roberto Cavalli To Damac

A court is set to approve the sale of troubled Italian fashion group Roberto Cavalli to Dubai developer Damac, two sources close to the matter told to Reuters on Friday. Earlier this month Cavalli’s board had indicated Damac as the favorite bidder. Two other binding offers for the whole group had been submitted by Italy’s … More Fashion Industry |Italian Court Set To Approve Sale Of Roberto Cavalli To Damac

Fashion Avenue | Arab Luxury World 2019: Experts Gather To Learn More About Saudi Women’s Luxury Spending Habits

The lure of Saudi Arabia as a market for luxury retail was evident in the packed hall as Mathieu Yark of Choueiri Group took to the stage at the Arab Luxury World Forum on Thursday to shed light on the purchasing habits of Saudi Women consumers who go for luxury items. Based on a research … More Fashion Avenue | Arab Luxury World 2019: Experts Gather To Learn More About Saudi Women’s Luxury Spending Habits