Shops stock. General View of a boohoo store in London. Picture date: Monday February 15, 2021. Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire URN:58154196 (Press Association via AP Images)


MPs Ask ‘Boohoo to Put Its Money Where Its Mouth Is,’ in Letter

In a letter to Boohoo’s chairman, Parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee pressed for updates and requested tying “generous” exec bonuses to ESG.

clock March 4, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

Boohoo, sustainability, forced labor, claims


Why Boohoo ‘Forced Labor’ Suspicions Beg Broader Questioning

Boohoo and Leicester apparel-makers are under initial investigation by U.S. Customs. What happens next could bring accountability to fashion.

clock March 3, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

Victoria's Secret


Wall Street Analysts Bullish on Victoria’s Secret Parent Company

L Brands’ stock surged more than 35 percent after the retailer laid out plans to save the company roughly $400 million annually.

clock July 29, 2020Kellie Ell

Manufacturer of crafted denim team at Blackhorse Lane Ateliers

Government and Trade

BFTT Awards 1.2M Pound Fund to Support Sustainable Growth and Innovation

The program, backed by the Business of Fashion, Textiles and Technology will help 10 U.K brands develop concepts into real business plans.

clock May 18, 2020Tianwei Zhang

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Millennial Spending Power

The demographic is spending money in new places.

clock May 14, 2019Kellie Ell

Salvatore Ferragamo women’s creative director Paul Andrew updated the classic straw bucket bag with sophisticated leather inserts, metallic studs and the brand’s signature Gancini detail. Charming as a Mediterranean summer. 

Fashion Scoops

Ferragamo Receives Corporate Social Responsibility Award by U.K. Government

The U.K.-Italy Business Awards ceremony took place at the Milan Bourse on Thursday night.

clock November 30, 2018Martino Carrera

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

The accessories brand, Troubadour, is one of the U.K. labels that showed in New York.

Mens Retail Business

British Brands Converge on U.S. Men’s Market

The UKFT helped nearly 50 brands show at the trade shows in New York this week.

clock July 19, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8550170c)Police secure the area on the south side of Westminster Bridge close to the Houses of Parliament in London, . The leader of Britain's House of Commons says a man has been shot by police at Parliament. David Liddington also said there were "reports of further violent incidents in the vicinity." London's police said officers had been called to a firearms incident on Westminster Bridge, near the parliament. Britain's MI5 says it is too early to say if the incident is terror-relatedBritain Parliament Incident, London, United Kingdom - 22 Mar 2017

Government and Trade

London Steps Up Security After Terrorist Attack in Westminster

Scotland Yard responded to the scene on Westminster Bridge at 2:40 p.m. GMT.

clock March 22, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Amazon Prime Air


Amazon Delivers First Drone Package

Amazon’s Prime Air is being tested to deliver packages that are up to five pounds in 30 minutes or less, and Amazon completed the first successful delivery Dec. 7.

clock December 15, 2016Maghan McDowell


Government and Trade

Amazon U.K. Responds to Sunday Times Allegations

An undercover investigation by the London newspaper reported poor working conditions at Amazon U.K.’s Scotland depot.

clock December 12, 2016Lorelei Marfil


U.K. Retail Sales Fell in July, Following Brexit Vote

Department stores, footwear and leather goods bucked the trend.

clock July 27, 2016Samantha Conti

Jack Wills Catalog

Marketing and Promotion

Ad Watchdog Deems Jack Wills Catalog Images ‘Sexually Suggestive’

Britain’s Advertising Standards Authority has cracked down on the British high street brand for imagery in a direct mail catalog.

clock June 1, 2016Lorelei Marfil

UK Fashion & Textiles Awards

Fashion Scoops

British Designers Attend the UK Fashion & Textiles Awards

British textile companies, retailers and designers gathered to honor industry creatives at the annual UK Fashion & Textiles Awards.

clock May 22, 2015Lorelei Marfil

Ghurka Launches U.K.

Leather Goods

Ghurka Launches in the U.K.

American leather goods company Ghurka has landed in London.

clock May 20, 2015Lorelei Marfil

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