LONDON — Inditex and Asos.com showed Wednesday that there’s still a healthy appetite for fast fashion on high street, with both companies posting double-digit gains. French Connection, meanwhile, has put new strategies in place to resuscitate declining sales and profits.
Inditex, parent of brands such as Zara and Massimo Dutti, said net profit climbed 32 percent to 944 million euros, or $1.24 billion, in the first half ended July 31.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
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