World Footwear

United Kingdom

Manolo Blahnik with new Chief Commercial Officer

Jun 27, 2023 / United Kingdom
The luxury shoemaker has named Elodie Bougenault as its new Chief Commercial Officer. She will spearhead the brand's global commercial direction, at a time when Manolo Blahnik looks to revamp business in Asia

Asos returns to profitability

Jun 23, 2023 / United Kingdom
Despite a third quarter revenue decline, the UK-based online retailer returned to profitability, saying that its turnaround strategy is starting to work. This led Frasers to increase its stake in the company

Kurt Geiger secures funding to boost international growth

Jun 22, 2023 / United Kingdom
The London-based retailer announced that it has secured a new funding deal to refinance its debt and fuel its international growth plans

John Lewis to source all leather from high-welfare farms in the UK

Jun 21, 2023 / United Kingdom
The British retailer has announced that 100% of the leather used in its label sofas and chairs will be sourced from the higher welfare farms in the UK that supply Waitrose beef

Burberry reports full year revenue growth

Jun 16, 2023 / United Kingdom
The UK-based luxury group has posted a 10% rise in revenue during fiscal 2023 from the prior year, underlining a rebound in performance in the Mainland China in the fourth quarter

Next reportedly in talks to sell Reiss

Jun 15, 2023 / United Kingdom
The UK-based fashion retailer is reportedly considering selling its 51% stake in Reiss, in a deal that would value the British fashion brand at more than 500 million British pounds

Malone Souliers names two new creative directors

Jun 14, 2023 / United Kingdom
The London-based footwear brand has appointed two of its long-time team members, Coco Fong and Valerio Brava, as its new co-creative directors

Frasers Group to cut up to 200 jobs

Jun 13, 2023 / United Kingdom
The British retailer has confirmed it will cut around 200 jobs as it continues the process of increasing efficiencies across the company following a series of recent acquisitions

Shoe Zone delivers positive trading update

Jun 12, 2023 / United Kingdom
The UK-based retailer reported that trading exceeded expectations during May and June due to strong early demand for summer products and lower container rates, which helped to improve margins

Asos shares rise on reports of a takeover bid by Alibaba-backed Turkish rival

Jun 7, 2023 / United Kingdom
This news came after the fast fashion retailer's downgrade from London's FTSE 250 index of mid-sized companies, which reflects its declining performance in the post-pandemic period

Dr Martens reaches revenue milestone

Jun 6, 2023 / United Kingdom
The UK-based brand achieved 1 billion British pounds in revenue during fiscal 2023, highlighting the good performances in the EMEA and Japan, but a weaker result in the American region

Burberry appoints Alexandra McCauley as Chief People Officer

May 30, 2023 / United Kingdom
Joining from the luxury fashion brand Chanel, Alexandra McCauley will manage Burberry’s People strategy globally. She will join the company’s Executive Committee while reporting directly to Burberry CEO Jonathan Akeroyd

JD Sports appoints Dominic Platt CFO

May 25, 2023 / United Kingdom
British sportswear retailer JD Sports Fashion has appointed Dominic Platt as its Chief Financial Officer, replacing Neil Greenhalgh who is stepping down in the summer after four years in the role

Authentic Brands Group eyeing Hunter Boots

May 23, 2023 / United States
New York-based ABG, the owner of Reebok and Ted Baker, is one of the possible bidders for Hunter Boots, the Wellington boots specialists

JD Sports delivers solid performance

May 23, 2023 / United Kingdom
According to the group's latest update on fiscal 2023, the UK-based retailer saw its revenue and profit before tax and adjusting items grow year-over-year despite supply chain challenges
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