Fashion News - Inside Retail NZ

PAT_DONNA_1 copysmall

The Iconic signs up fashion industry veteran

Ex-David Jones head of merchandise joins pureplay retailer’s advisory committee.


Shareholder stumps up cash for struggling luxury retailer

High-end chain explores sale option as debt looms.


Kmart slashes prices and looks abroad

DDS chain looks to a customer-first strategy that widens its price differential with competitors.


Wesfarmers to trim Target portfolio

Conglomerate’s leadership has taken “decisive action” to cut costs at and reset the ailing business.


British tycoon to salvage Topshop AU

Global chain’s UK parent likely to step in.


Ralph Lauren Corporation finds new chief

Premium brand appoints new CEO amid “disastrous” final quarter.


Report: Oroton could cut ties with Gap

Analysts say struggling retailer could end US deal.

Kate-Spade (1)

Coach will buy Kate Spade

Despite high price, analysts say its a good deal for the luxury brand.


David Jones nabs sleepwear label deal

Burgeoning brand shows product is still king after fast gaining traction in US.


Top shelf agility, adaptation and being there

Retailers told to take heed of global fashion chain’s responsiveness to changing consumer demands.


Ex-Pumpkin Patch workers finally paid

Failed chain’s receivers confirm entitlements after six months of waiting for staff.


LVMH takes control of Dior

French luxury empire takes over fashion giant in mammoth deal.

Latest Poll

Easter trading
Should retailers be allowed to open on Easter Sunday?

FREE NEWS BRIEFS Get breaking news delivered