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Go East, Young Brand: European Fashion Looks to Former Soviet Bloc for Growth

Rising demand in eastern Europe is the only thing keeping some mainstream brands afloat. And the market there…

Zalando Reports Positive Start to 2019, But Doubts Linger

The German fashion e-commerce giant celebrated an increase in revenues, customers and partners in the first…

Danish Fashion Retail Tycoon Povlsen’s Children Killed in Sri Lanka

Three of Anders Holch Povlsen's four children were killed in the bombings that have left at least 290 dead.

The German Start-up Turning Consumers’ Rags Into Designers’ Riches

A young Berlin-based software company has ambitious plans to change the world, by connecting European garment…

Circular Economy, Storytelling, Consumption Habits Key to Fashion Green Ethos

The "Rethinking Fashion Sustainability" event discussed the next steps toward a greener fashion industry.

Kering, PVH, Zalando in Organic Cotton Project

A European project using blockchain technology wants to help find an answer to organic cotton's "integrity…

EXPERIENCE MATTERS: Hamburg’s Bonprix Takes Retail Tech to a New Zenith

The German fashion e-tailer's pilot store blends technology with real-life shopping.

Germany’s Fashion Industry at Crossroads

Berlin Fashion Week was a testament to the German fashion industry's search for direction.

Zalando Not Going Forward With Bread & Butter in 2019

Online-giant said the more niche-oriented B2C fashion festival does not fit its long-term strategy.

Beauty Retail Shifts Shape With New Concepts in Germany

Sephora, Douglas and Zalando have recently launched innovative formats in the country.

Zalando Misses High Expectations and Reports Losses in Q3

Zalando reports losses after a difficult third quarter.

Long, Hot Summer Wilts Q3 Profits at Hugo Boss

Anticipating a strong fourth-quarter performance, Boss confirms its full-year sales and earnings guidance.

EXCLUSIVE: McKinsey on Measuring the Fashion World

The consultancy's latest report sets to create a common language around getting goods to market faster.

Zalando Cuts Full-Year Guidance Again

The summer heat wave and delayed switch to the fall-winter season weighed on the company's sales and…

Third Bread & Butter by Zalando Establishes as See-Now-Buy-Now Festival

Zalando's third edition of Bread & Butter becomes a product-driven see-now-buy-now festival.