House of Fraser is under huge pressure at present and the latest initiative for the chain shows management is thinking both flexibly and globally as it links with its parent to launch premium Chinese brands in the UK.
Jack Wills is the latest name to sign on for Intu's £180m Watford mall extension with plans for a 5,000 sq ft store at the centre that is expected to become a top 20 UK retail destination when it opens this autumn.
After months of anticipation in the South American country, the Daher group is making the final preparations for the opening of the first Calvin Klein store in Bolivia, slated to happen before the middle of the year.
French children’s clothing and toys company ÏD Kids is about to enter the UK with a London opening next month under the control of the founder of the Tiger brand who has big ambitions for launching new chains.
Secoo, one of the largest premium e-commerce platforms in China, has set up a designer channel to enhance its influence in the fashion world and to help promote more Chinese indie designers on the global stage.