Fashion

Fashion

Victoria’s Secret UK arm goes into administration

More than 800 jobs are at risk after the UK arm of lingerie retailer Victoria's Secret fell into administration on Friday, according to the...

Fashion app sells off unwanted stock to aid Bangladeshi workers

A British shopping app is raising money to help hard-pressed garment workers in Bangladesh by selling off clothes ditched by global fashion brands as the coronavirus...

Lakme Fashion Week to launch ‘Virtual Showroom’ to support fashion industry

Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) on Thursday announced the launch of 'Virtual Showroom' to support designers, artisans and the business of fashion amid the coronavirus...

Gap rushes in more robots to warehouses to solve virus disruption

U.S. apparel chain Gap Inc is speeding up its rollout of warehouse robots for assembling online orders so it can limit human contact during...

How masks went from ‘muzzle’ to fashion’s object of desire

Once upon a time if you wanted to get ahead you got a hat. Now if you want step outside your front door you need...

Saint Laurent pulls out of Paris fashion week for rest of year

French luxury label Saint Laurent said Monday that it was pulling out of Paris fashion week for the rest of the year, in a...

‘Resilient’ luxury giant LVMH sees 15 percent drop in sales

French luxury giant LVMH vaunted its ability to weather bad times on Thursday as it said revenue slid 15 percent in the first three...

Top fashion brands start making free masks

Louis Vuitton is converting five of its French worshops to make masks for frontline health workers, the luxury brand said Wednesday. Its chairman Michael Burke...

Armani’s Italian factories to make medical overalls

Fashion brand Armani said on Thursday it would start making single use medical overalls for hospital workers at all its Italian factories. The group -...

Sewing machines become latest weapon against coronavirus

Smita Paul has been sewing scarves and clothing for her small fashion business since 2003 but ever since the coronavirus struck the Bay Area and created...
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