Business

Penney's Hit by Another Key Executive Departure

clock July 20, 2018David Moin

Business

Roberto Cavalli Said Open to New Investors

clock July 20, 2018Luisa Zargani

Beauty

Tmall Global Encourages Italian Beauty Brands to Enter Chinese Market

clock July 20, 2018Sandra Salibian

Harrods

Retail

WWD Retail 20/20 London: The New Store Experience

Brand leaders gathered at London’s Wellcome Collection on June 27 to talk shop floors, customer seduction and the importance of savvy sales staff.

clock July 11, 2018Samantha Conti

Harrods 'Rarity' - Bottega Veneta, Ralph & Russo, Glenn Spiro, Penhaligons and Rolex

Fashion Scoops

Harrods’ ‘Rarity’ Exhibition Will Highlight One-of-a-Kind Treasures

A couture gown from Ralph & Russo will be on display alongside fine wines and other collectibles.

clock July 10, 2018Fiona Ma

Neil Clifford, Rebecca Farrar-Hockley, Helen David and Michael Ward

Human Resources

Chief Merchant Helen David Exits Harrods

David has left after a decade at the retailer in a variety of roles.

clock June 28, 2018Samantha Conti

Lady Kitty Spencer attend the V&A Summer Party

Parties

Brooklyn Beckham, Lady Kitty Spencer Join Guests at the V&A to Celebrate the Summer Solstice

The British Institution was transformed into an Instagrammable venue.

clock June 21, 2018Fiona Ma

Versace, Ermenegildo Zegna, and Fendi

Retail

Retailers’ Bests From Milan: Zegna, Prada, Versace

The trends in Milan were seen as commercially solid.

clock June 19, 2018WWD Staff

Retail

Buyers Tout Bold Yet Commercial Pieces Among Emerging Talent

Buyers favored the bold use of prints and patterns that emerged as a running theme among young London labels.

clock June 12, 2018Fiona Ma

Human Resources

Harrods Names Amanda Hill Chief Marketing and Customer Officer, Makes Senior Appointments

Hill joins the retailer from A&E Networks in New York.

clock May 3, 2018Lorelei Marfil

The Rails pop-up at Harrods

Fashion Scoops

L.A. Brand Rails Founder Jeff Abrams Speaks About London Store Plans, Plots Accessories and Homewares Expansion

Abrams plans to open a store in London and potentially expand his line to include accessories and homewares.

clock April 17, 2018Lorelei Marfil

Inside the Fashion Re-Told pop-up by Harrods

Fashion Scoops

Harrods to Unveil Luxury Charity Pop-up Store

In a joint effort to fight for childhood, Harrods, NSPCC and Cadogan Estates introduces Fashion Re-told, a pop-up of pre-owned luxury items.

clock April 12, 2018Fiona Ma

Ralph & Russo Couture Spring 2018

Designer and Luxury

Ralph & Russo, Choice of Royalty, Celebs, Coming to Madison Avenue

British couture and ready-to-wear house snags a prime address on Madison Avenue.

clock March 20, 2018Sharon Edelson

The Slowear store in London

Fashion Scoops

Slowear Moves Quickly, Opens Third London Store on King’s Road

The Italian brand has 39 stores worldwide.

clock March 2, 2018Alice Coy

Statue of Dodi al Fayed and Princess Diana at Harrods

Fashion Scoops

Princess Diana and Dodi Al Fayed’s Statue to Move From Harrods

It will be returned to Mohamed Al-Fayed, who commissioned it following their deaths and when he still owned the store.

clock January 14, 2018Lorelei Marfil

Karl-Lagerfeld

Designer and Luxury

EXCLUSIVE: Karl Lagerfeld Inks Denim License With Italy’s Giada SpA

The maker of the Jacob Cohen premium denim line will produce and distribute Karl Lagerfeld Denim in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

clock January 9, 2018Joelle Diderich

Disco looks at Net-a-Porter.

Designer and Luxury

Nostalgia for Seventies, Eighties and Nineties Permeates Spring

Fashion directors were asked which decades their customers most relate to.

clock December 19, 2017Lisa Lockwood

A night-time view of Harrods.

Business Features

Chinese Become Harrods’ Biggest Shoppers, Replacing British Customers

While it has made some adaptations for Asian clientele, Harrods said success among Chinese comes from being unapologetically British.

clock November 27, 2017Tiffany Ap

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A protest by animal rights activiists CAFT (Coalition to Abolish the Fur trade) against the use of fur by the Fashion industry blockades one of the venues for London Fashion Week in the Aldwych.Anti-Fur Protest, London Fashion Week, UK - 17 Sep 2017

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