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U.K. Ambassador on Trade, Fashion Week and Her Favorite Brands

Karen Pierce has served as U.K. ambassador to the U.S. since February.

clock September 14, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Victoria's Secret store London

Financial

Victoria’s Secret U.K. Explores Refinancing Options, Possible Sale

Parent company L Brands files for credit protection in the U.K., a move that will impact the lingerie business’ 25 U.K. stores.

clock June 5, 2020Kellie Ell and Samantha Conti

Walpole, Helen Brocklebank and Harrods, Michael Ward

Business Features

New Study by Walpole Finds Gen Z Is Just Like Us

The British luxury sector body explores the next generation of luxury consumers, revealing insights into how to engage a deeper connection.

clock October 28, 2019Alexandra Pastore

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Media

Town & Country Hops on ‘Downton Abbey’ Movie Carriage

T&C is rolling out a “Downton”-themed digital takeover and a special newsstand edition as the movie creates a true marketing bonanza.

clock September 16, 2019Kali Hays

Helen Brocklebank, ceo of Walpole, and Michael Ward, managing director at Harrods.

Marketing and Promotion

British Luxury Lands With Annual Walpole U.S. Trade Tour

Walpole, Great Britain campaign, U.K. government and New West End partner for British luxury trade mission.

clock October 29, 2018Kaley Roshitsh

Union Jack and European Union flags in London

Beauty Features

What to Watch: Brexit and the Beauty Industry

It remains to be seen how much the U.K.’s divorce from the European Union will impact the business, which is slowing.

clock August 30, 2018Jennifer Weil

Fashion Scoops

British Shoppers Shunned Fashion Accessories in 2017, According to GlobalData

Shoppers are making do with what they have, and scaling back discretionary spending.

clock March 1, 2018Lorelei Marfil

Racegoes chat as they wait for the racing to begin on the third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, which is traditionally known as Ladies Day, in Ascot, EnglandBritain Royal , Ascot, United Kingdom - 22 Jun 2017

Marketing and Promotion

The Buyer’s Guide to British Fashion at Pitti Uomo

Belstaff, Barbour and Derek Rose are just a few of the U.K. brands about to make their mark on the upcoming trade show.

clock January 9, 2018Lauren Olsen

Queen Elizabeth IIThe Queen's Diamond Jubilee UK Tour, Hereford Cathedral, Britain - 11 Jul 2012

Business Features

Brexit, Trump Shake Consumers; U.K. Luxury Aims to Steady Unease

A breakfast was among events that aimed to support the international expansion of British brands — from Molton Brown to Ormonde Jayne.

clock October 30, 2017Lauren Olsen

The Jacket Required trade show in London

Mens Fashion

Jacket Required Hosts Tradeshow in East London

The showcase at the Old Truman Brewery in London on Thursday.

clock January 26, 2017Lorelei Marfil

The Pantone x Airbnb "Outside In" house in London

Fashion Scoops

Pantone Teams With Airbnb on an ‘Outside In’ House in London

The design and the focus of house was on Pantone’s 15-0343 Greenery — the company’s color pick for 2017.

clock January 24, 2017Lorelei Marfil

A rendering of the new Ikea store in London

Retail

Ikea to Open New Sustainable Store Concept in London’s Greenwich

The company said it would submit its planning application to the Royal Borough of Greenwich in Feb.

clock January 23, 2017Lorelei Marfil

British Prime Minister Theresa May

Government and Trade

British Prime Minister Theresa May Lays Out Brexit Plans

May laid out her initiatives pertaining to Brexit in a speech held in central London.

clock January 17, 2017Lorelei Marfil

The Kodak pop-up in London

Fashion Scoops

Kodak Mounts London Pop-up and Creative Hub for Photographers

Located in Soho, at 70 Berwick Street, the pop-up carries a range of Kodak products including fashion items, prints and film as well as its latest launch, the Ektra Smartphone.

clock December 5, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Joe Corré's Burn Punk rally in London

Fashion Scoops

Vivienne Westwood, Joe Corré Say ‘No’ to Punk 40-Year Anniversary

Westwood joined her son, Agent Provocateur founder Joe Corré, at a ritual burning of punk memorabilia in defiance of celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary of the movement.

clock November 27, 2016Lorelei Marfil

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