• Can childrenswear be counterfeit? Off-White finds out By Fashion United   -   Dec 11, 2018

    CAN CHILDRENSWEAR BE COUNTERFEIT? OFF-WHITE FINDS OUT

    Childrenswear designers often take inspiration from adult's trends, but where is the line between inspiration and trademark infringement? Due...

    Style, Luxury, Design
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 11, 2018

    H&M GROUP JOINS STELLA MCCARTNEY IN CLIMATE ACTION CHARTER

    The UN Climate Change Conference in Katowice, Poland saw the launch of the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action. The charter...

    Fashion
  • DKNY sells customized influencer t-shirts in holiday pop-up By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    DKNY SELLS CUSTOMIZED INFLUENCER T-SHIRTS IN HOLIDAY POP-UP

    DKNY is keeping its retail focus digital. While the idea of the pop-up retail space is typically a means for digitally native brands...

    Look, Bags
  • Fashion giants sign UN charter to fight climate change. Will it work? By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    FASHION GIANTS SIGN UN CHARTER TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE. WILL IT WORK?

    Can the biggest players in the fashion industry unite to stop global warming? The United Nations thinks so. During a climate change...

    Fashion
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    LACOSTE JOINS LIST OF BRANDS BANNING MOHAIR

    The mohair industry remains in hot water as yet another fashion brand decides to ban the material from its future collections. According...

    Fashion, Collection
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    GOSHA RUBCHINSKIY DENIES INAPPROPRIATE MESSAGES TO MINOR

    London-based Russian designer Gosha Rubchinskiy has been accused of sending inappropriate messages to an underage male minor. Corresponding...

    Look, Collection, Design, Fashion
  • Yoox unveils AI-powered virtual styling suite By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    YOOX UNVEILS AI-POWERED VIRTUAL STYLING SUITE

    Yoox, part of the Yoox Net-a-Porter group, has introduced a new feature targeting millennials, an AI-powered virtual styling suite...

    Shopping, Models, Design, Style, Dress, Fashion
  • Bestseller launches new sustainability strategy By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    BESTSELLER LAUNCHES NEW SUSTAINABILITY STRATEGY

    Danish fashion group Bestseller, which includes Vero Moda, Jack and Jones, Only and Noisy May, has unveiled what it is calling an “ambitious”...

    Fashion
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    REVOLT OF THE “YELLOW VESTS” CAUSES 1 BILLION RETAIL LOSS IN FRANCE

    The “gilets jaunes” are taking a heavy toll on French retail. Retailers have lost approximately 1 billion euros since the protests...

    Shopping, People
  • Peta launches Christmas campaign By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    PETA LAUNCHES CHRISTMAS CAMPAIGN

    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has launched a new Christmas campaign featuring actress Penelope Cruz to urge shoppers...

    Shopping, People, Luxury, Design, Festival, Fashion, Look
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    KERING TEAMS UP WITH PLUG AND PLAY TO LAUNCH SUSTAINABILITY AWARD IN CHINA

    Kering wants to boost Chinese startups with the potential to bring a positive environmental and social impact to the apparel and textile...

    Models, Fashion, Luxury
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    FOOTASYLUM REVENUE BOOSTED 28 PERCENT THANKS TO AI TECHNOLOGY

    Streetwear and sportswear retailer Footasylum has revealed that through working with artificial intelligence company Peak on a new...

  • Everlast names ambassador to “spearhead” brand By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    EVERLAST NAMES AMBASSADOR TO “SPEARHEAD” BRAND

    Everlast Worldwide, the world's leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment and apparel, has announced...

    Star, Look
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    THE FASHION AWARDS TO HONOUR KIM JONES

    British fashion designer Kim Jones, who is the menswear artistic director of Dior, is to be honoured as a fashion industry Trailblazer...

    Fashion, Design
  • Farfetch partners with Syte to enhance app By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    FARFETCH PARTNERS WITH SYTE TO ENHANCE APP

    Visual AI start-up, Syte is partnering with Farfetch to power its new in-app visual search feature on iOS, as part of luxury retail...

    Style, Shopping, Fashion, Luxury
  • Fashion for Good joins forces with Bestseller By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    FASHION FOR GOOD JOINS FORCES WITH BESTSELLER

    Bestseller, the intentional fashion company with more than 20 brands in its portfolio including Vero Moda and Jack and Jones, has announced...

    Fashion
  • Is fashion's love affair with Instagram in danger? By Fashion United   -   Dec 10, 2018

    IS FASHION'S LOVE AFFAIR WITH INSTAGRAM IN DANGER?

    On the heels of the revelations that Cambridge Analytica used the fashion preferences of Facebook users to manipulate them politically,...

    Shoes, Fashion
  • Size inclusivity has yet to make waves in activewear By Fashion United   -   Dec 7, 2018

    SIZE INCLUSIVITY HAS YET TO MAKE WAVES IN ACTIVEWEAR

    Size inclusivity in womenswear apparel is expanding, yet the growing activewear sector still seems to be behind the curve, despite...

    Women, Style
  • By Fashion United   -   Dec 7, 2018

    BRAND LOYALTY IS MAINLY BASED IN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

    Brand loyalty is only as good as your last customer experience, according to a report conducted by the Sitel Group. Analysts have already...

  • Stan Smith gets lifelong deal with Adidas By Fashion United   -   Dec 7, 2018

    STAN SMITH GETS LIFELONG DEAL WITH ADIDAS

    Karl Lagerfeld isn't the only person in the business who has a fashion contract for life. Stan Smith has signed a lucrative deal with...

    Shoes, Fashion