The publicity around the untimely death of designer Kate Spade drew shoppers back to the handbag brand this summer, driving a 31 percent jump in fourth-quarter sales for its new owner Tapestry on Tuesday.
After entering the handbag segment with the help of Emily Ratajkowski in 2017, The Kooples will be at it again in September with a host of new faces, continuing the deployment of a new growth and communication strategy.
Watch specialist, Watchfinder & Co has opened its first store in the West Midlands, at the Bullring, as the shopping centre continues to attract top names that are expanding their physical stores footprint.
Levi's is expanding its brick-and-mortar footprint. The San Francisco-based brand opened a new flagship in Toronto as well as a location at the Delhi International Airport in India that will remain open 24 hours a day.
The brand group announced on Wednesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the majority of the North American licensing business, which has a portfolio including Disney, Calvin Klein and Under Armour.
The Paramus, New Jersey-based watch company’s net income rose to $8.1 million in Q1 2019, a leap forward from the loss of $4.2 million reported in the prior year period, pushed by strong sales and expanding margins.