QVC has been sued by Skinny Brand Jeans LLC, whose founder claims that, after she pitched her line to the shopping network, it copied her slimming wash pattern for their own visually contoured skinny jeans.
Dutch retailer Hema has been instructed to pay Levi’s a fine of nearly €4.5 million after selling jeans with back pocket stitching that is very similar to the American label's well-known arcuate stitching design.
As participant, Primark will embrace the three key principles of the initiative: business models that keep clothes in use; materials that are renewable and safe; and solutions that turn used clothes into new clothes.
South African retailer Steinhoff , which has been embroiled in an accounting scandal, said its first-half retail revenues rose 1 percent but it still posted a net loss due among others to restructuring costs.
The Sainsbury’s-Asda mega-merger is edging closer to a competition commission enquiry so nothing is certain until approval. But for now, it seems that Asda’s performance overall is improving and its fashion ops are too.
Rei Kawakubo’s multi-brand creative oasis Dover Street Market is celebrating Photo London with a series of special events at its London site, including a selection of pieces from the first full CDG collection.