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Hugo Boss to Launch Capsule With Top German Influencer

The capsule, with influencer Caro Daur, will launch in October.

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In Berlin, Fashion Designers Are Aligning With the Art World

The trade fairs that formed the backbone of Berlin’s biannual fashion week will migrate to Frankfurt next year. The brands left behind are looking to the city’s art scene for inspiration.

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In Berlin, Fashion finds a New Niche – in Art Galleries

In Berlin, Fashion finds a New Niche – in Art Galleries

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Claudia Schiffer Sets Fashion Photo Exhibit

The display will include works from Ellen von Unwerth, Corrine Day, Arthur Elgort, Herb Ritts, Juergen Teller and Karl Lagerfeld, as well as selections from Schiffer’s personal archives.

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Adidas Shareholders Grill Management at Virtual AGM

Racism, forced labor, publicity missteps, a lack of diversity and postponed dividends were just some of challenging topics senior executives were forced to deal with.

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Financial

Zalando Breaks Records in Q2 as Digital Surges

The European fashion e-tailer made more money than ever and gained a record number of active customers and new brands.

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Adidas headquarters in Germany

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Adidas Execs Confronted by Q2 Sales Slip, Multiple Controversies

At a press conference for second-quarter results, Adidas executives tackled many of the controversies dogging the company, including allegations of corporate racism, selling Reebok and speculation about a multibillion-euro bond.

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Financial

Hugo Boss Predicts Pent-up Demand for Formalwear as H1 Sales Slump

The company saw sales improvements every week since May, led by reopening in China.

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Despite Sales Slide 15.4% in H1, Puma Boss Is ‘Very Happy’ With Q2

The latest sales trends suggest a recovery could be under way.

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Where Pride and BLM Meet: Honey Dijon on Race, Sex and the Upcoming Creative Renaissance

One of fashion’s favorite musical tastemakers explains why she believes the current unrest will bring about a new wave of art and creativity.

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Galeria Kaufhof store in Mainz, Germany.

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Galeria Karstadt Kaufhof to Close 62 Stores in Germany

And if things at one of Europe’s largest department store chains get any worse, as many as 80 sites could shut and 10,000 staff could lose their jobs.

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Models walk the runway at the Danny Reinke show during Berlin Fashion Week fall 2020.

Business Features

Berlin Designers Reel as Frankfurt Claims German Fashion Week

Organizers say the central German city, better known for its financial district, plans to be more international and to compete with Paris and Milan.

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Business Features

Berlin Trade Fairs Move to Frankfurt

The new event will involve five different fashion platforms, three trade fairs and two conferences.

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Adidas' flagship store in Shanghai, China.

Financial

Adidas’ China Sales Pick Up but Outlook Remains Grim

Chinese consumption is recovering earlier than expected. But it’s unlikely to be quick enough to make a significant difference to dire predictions for this quarter.

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Business Features

EXCLUSIVE: Zalando Makes Sustainability Mandatory for All Brands

Europe’s largest online-only fashion retailer is making a bold move, asking all brands to provide supply chain information. Those that don’t measure up to ethical standards by 2023 are out.

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