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Fashion & accessories

H&M says its recovery from Covid-19 is much faster than expected
H&M’s recently launched streetwear collection designed by Kangol and singer Mabel.

H&M says its recovery from Covid-19 is much faster than expected

Global fashion retailer H&M had warned its preliminary third-quarter results may well be below that of the previous corresponding period – but it beat profit forecasts and has recovered much faster than ex...
Kathmandu profit plummets as customers stay inside
Zara-owner Inditex posts $315 million half year loss despite second quarter rebound
Oscar Wylee lied about charity donations, Federal Court rules
What Amazon’s luxury platform means for brands

Fashion & accessories Archives

Walmart male model dressed in Free Assembly
Omnichannel

Are fashionistas still too snobby to shop at Walmart?

The US retail giant is hoping its range of trendy staples will win over fashionistas, and it might just have the winning...

Kathmandu profit plummets as customers stay inside

Lockdown restrictions enacted during FY20 hit many clothing retailers hard, and Kathmandu is no exception.
a woman with blonde hair wearing a red dress
Omnichannel

From the races to the lounge: How Forever New is switching gears

The brand has observed how shoppers have changed lately and launched new initiatives to suit their lifestyle.
A woman in black activewear sitting on a bench
Fashion & accessories

Lululemon is now offering extended sizing – and it’s about time

When Lululemon founder Chip Wilson body shamed larger sized women in 2013, declaring that some of the brand’s pants “don...
An Indigenous model on the runway.
Fashion & accessories

David Jones shines spotlight on First Nations designers

The department store is the latest major retailer to throw its support behind the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ...
Oscar de la Renta fashion show
Marketplace

What Amazon’s luxury platform means for brands

High-end fashion and beauty brands can showcase their collections in a new "elevated" environment on the app.
A Myer fashion show with models and a light shining from behind.
Leadership

Thinking of a career in fashion? Think again

Reality check – it's not all about glitz and glamour.
Image of a person picking up a pair of glasses

Oscar Wylee lied about charity donations, Federal Court rules

Eyewear retailer fined $3.5 million for misleading customers.

The Athlete’s Foot launches activewear online

The Athlete’s Foot has stepped into a new category, now stocking activewear and performance clothing on its website. The...

Zara-owner Inditex posts $315 million half year loss despite second quarter rebound

Fashion business saw strong sales growth after Covid-19 restrictions relaxed.
Multicoloured Havaianas thongs
Marketing

VIDEO: How Havaianas reimagined the humble thong

Before the Brazilian brand launched in 1962, thongs were cheap products that consumers barely considered.
Image of Oscar de la Renta fashion show
Supply chain

Analysis: Fashion rethinks seasonality

Some of the biggest names in fashion want to rewrite the calendar that dictates when clothes are made, shown and sent to...
H&M streetwear collection

H&M says its recovery from Covid-19 is much faster than expected

Global fashion retailer H&M has beaten expectations for its quarterly profit, recovering much faster than expected.
Girl with long hair and lots of jewellery on a chair with a faux fur coat.
Fashion & accessories

Bernie Brookes on curating Colette’s comeback

In this one-on-one interview with Inside Retail, the former Myer CEO reveals his plans to boost the business.
Sustainability

How Barcelona Bridal Week is going digital

Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week launches app to online stream event for the first time.
Image of two women wearing Ngali clothes

David Jones launches support program for Indigenous fashion designers

The retailer is committed to supporting local designers and giving back to First Nations people.
Thread-Together-clothing-van

Thread Together launching clothing hubs, vans to help Australians in need

Not-for-profit finding new ways to get new clothes into the hands of vulnerable Australians.
Bernie Brookes speaking on stage

Former Myer execs acquire Colette by Colette Hayman out of administration

Colette by Colette Hayman has been acquired out of administration by a team of investors led by Bernie Brookes and John ...
Brendan Santamaria

Seafolly names new CEO after bouncing back from voluntary administration

The former CEO of Designworks will lead the iconic swimwear brand that has just emerged from administration.

H&M’s Cos launches reseller platform

H&M’s subsidiary Cos has launched a pre-owned fashion platform called Resell.