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Beauty Forced to Confront Racism

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Fashion

Voices of Fashion's Black Creatives on the Work to Be Done

clock June 5, 2020Andrew Shang and Victor Vaughns Jr. and Thomas Waller and Luis Campuzano and Emily Mercer and Rosemary Feitelberg

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Bottega Veneta Taps Designer Matthieu Blazy

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Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020

Business Features

With International Travel on Hold and Recovery Uneven, Burberry Targets Locals

The brand believes local markets hold the key to growth as countries worldwide start to ease out of lockdown.

clock May 26, 2020Samantha Conti

Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020

Financial

Burberry Sales, Profits Slide in Fiscal 2019-20, and Q1 Will Be Tough

Sales fell 3.2 percent in the year while operating profit was down 57 percent due to the COVID-19 crisis.

clock May 22, 2020Samantha Conti

Burberry Trench Coats

Business Features

Burberry Swaps Trenchcoats for Hospital Gowns, Masks in COVID-19 Battle

The brand is also delivering surgical masks, non-surgical masks and gowns to medical staff and patients, and helping to fund emergency vaccine research at Oxford University.

clock March 28, 2020Samantha Conti

Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020

Financial

Amid ‘Intensifying’ Crisis, Burberry Sees Trading Fall 40-50%

Around 40 percent of Burberry’s directly operated stores globally are now closed, with additional closures expected in the coming days.

clock March 19, 2020Samantha Conti

A double exposure picture shows a couple wearing masks in an attempt to protect themselves from a coronavirus contagion.

Business Features

Coronavirus Taking Its Toll on London Brands, Large and Small

London-based brands large and small are waiting — and hoping — their Chinese factories reopen soon and that manufacturing and deliveries won’t be severely disrupted due to the virus.

clock February 14, 2020Tianwei Zhang and Samantha Conti

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Financial

Morgan Stanley Foresees Potential 5% Dip in Burberry 2019-20 Earnings

The bank has parsed Burberry’s comments about the impact of the coronavirus, and believes year-end earnings will suffer.

clock February 11, 2020Samantha Conti

Details at Burberry RTW Spring 2020

Financial

Burberry Says Year-end Results Will Be Impacted by Coronavirus

Burberry did not quantify the impact on year-end results and stopped short of issuing a full-blown sales and profit warning.

clock February 7, 2020Samantha Conti

Inside Burberry's store in Gum, Moscow

Financial

Burberry Defiant in Face of Hong Kong Slowdown, Macro Challenges

The company has raised its revenue guidance despite a severe decline in Hong Kong, and has added an extra 5 million pounds in cost savings for fiscal 2019-20.

clock January 22, 2020Samantha Conti

Details at Burberry RTW Spring 2020

Financial

More Tisci Products Nudge Burberry Retail Revenues Up 1% in Q3

Same-store sales were up 3 percent in the crucial quarter leading up to Christmas.

clock January 22, 2020Samantha Conti

The coronavirus will dampen Chinese New Year celebrations in 2020.

Financial

Wuhan Virus Spooks Global Stock Market, Luxury Shares

Jitters over the virus — which started in China, but has spread now to the U.S. — pushed fashion and luxury shares down on Tuesday.

clock January 21, 2020Samantha Conti and Evan Clark

Burberry’s new holiday campaign, shot by Mert & Marcus

Human Resources

Mum Isn’t the Only Word: Burberry Creates Global Parental Leave Policy

All employees will be eligible for 18 weeks of parental leave at full pay, and can do shorter work weeks for four weeks after they return.

clock November 20, 2019Samantha Conti

Burberry’s new holiday campaign, shot by Mert & Marcus

Financial

Burberry First-Half Sales, Profit On Track Despite Drama in Hong Kong

The second half will be challenging, as the British pound strengthens and Hong Kong deteriorates.

clock November 14, 2019Samantha Conti

Details at Burberry RTW Spring 2020

Financial

Burberry Profits Climb 14% in H1 Due Partly to New Accounting Measures

Sales rose 5 percent, boosted by currency benefits, while the brand has inked a deal with Tencent to develop social retail in China.

clock November 14, 2019Samantha Conti

Details at Burberry RTW Spring 2020

Human Resources

Burberry Names Sam Fischer to Board

Fischer is president, Greater China and Asia Pacific at Diageo.

clock October 30, 2019Samantha Conti

Burberry's New Packaging

Business Features

Burberry Accents Diversity, Sustainability Goals at London AGM

The company is naming a director of diversity and inclusion, and plans to offer staff unconscious bias training.

clock July 17, 2019Samantha Conti

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