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In My View by Eric Musgrave: How Suit Direct sells to new hires - TheIndustry.fashion

In My View by Eric Musgrave: How Suit Direct sells to new hires – TheIndustry.fashion

Who wants a career in retail these days? Menswear specialist Baird Group thinks it has found a way to make in-store work attractive. I was quite impressed with its new approach to recruitment, launched last month, which invites potential employees to “join a movement”. What other retailers make such a concerted effort to select the …

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Carhartt names ex-Champion chairman as chief brand officer - TheIndustry.fashion

Carhartt names ex-Champion chairman as chief brand officer – TheIndustry.fashion

American heritage workwear brand Carhartt has named Susan Hennike, who spent 12 years at Hanesbrands where she became President Champion North America, as the company’s new Chief Brand Officer (CBO). Hennike “will lead the strategic development of multi-year brand strategies,” positioning Carhartt for continued growth and profitability. She will oversee a team of nearly 200 …

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Athleisure brand F5 Global to open pop-up in London - TheIndustry.fashion

Athleisure brand F5 Global to open pop-up in London – TheIndustry.fashion

Sustainable athleisure brand F5 global announced the opening of its first-ever international pop-up from August 22-28, 2022 on Oxford Street in London. Launched in 2021 in Dubai by 16-year-old Sarisha Ved, the brand offers a range of unisex sportswear, an exclusive capsule for children, mobile phone cases, reusable masks, wallets and bags. All F5 products …

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RANRA wins Zalando Sustainability Award at Copenhagen Fashion Week - TheIndustry.fashion

RANRA wins Zalando Sustainability Award at Copenhagen Fashion Week – TheIndustry.fashion

London and Reykjavík-based design studio RANRA has been named the winner of the fourth Zalando Sustainability Award at Copenhagen Fashion Week. The design studio, which specializes in transitional outerwear, particularly impressed the international jury with an “unexpected mix of colors and textures on the catwalk, which is not as prevalent in more sustainable runways”. Additionally, …

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Burberry receives SBTi endorsement for sustainability goals - TheIndustry.fashion

Burberry receives SBTi endorsement for sustainability goals – TheIndustry.fashion

luxury fashion brand Burberry has received endorsement from the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) for its net zero emissions goal. The announcement confirms that the goals Burberry has set for achieving net zero emissions by 2040 are based on the latest climate science and address the need to keep warming to 1.5°C in line with …

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Lone Design Club launches sustainability pop-up with The Crown Estate - TheIndustry.fashion

Lone Design Club launches sustainability pop-up with The Crown Estate – TheIndustry.fashion

The Crown Estate and independent designer concept store Lone Design Club have teamed up to open a sustainability-focused pop-up store on London’s Regent Street. Open from September 1-28, the “Conscious Edit” pop-up aims to shine a light on emerging brands, companies and individuals working hard for a “more sustainable future”. The store will also bring …

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Copenhagen Fashion Week announces fur ban - TheIndustry.fashion

Copenhagen Fashion Week announces fur ban – TheIndustry.fashion

Copenhagen Fashion Week joined Amsterdam, Helsinki and Oslo Fashion Week and banned fur from its shows. The news follows the fashion industry’s gradual transition from real fur to faux fur, with concerns often raised about animal welfare, waste management and sustainable practices. Mimi Bekhechi, PETA Vice President for Europe, said, “PETA and compassionate fashionistas around …

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Charles Tyrwhitt chooses centre:mk as first destination in new store rollout - TheIndustry.fashion

Charles Tyrwhitt chooses centre:mk as first destination in new store rollout – TheIndustry.fashion

British menswear brand Charles Tyrwhitt announced that center: mk will be the first location of its new store design which will be rolled out across the UK. Scheduled to open in late August, the 1,455 square foot store will be located at 27 Silbury Arcade and will feature Tyrwhitt’s cutting-edge store format showcasing the brand’s …

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ThredUP reinstates CMO role with new appointment - TheIndustry.fashion

ThredUP reinstates CMO role with new appointment – TheIndustry.fashion

Online deposit and savings platform thredUP has appointed Noelle Sadler as chief marketing officer, the company’s first dedicated CMO in nearly five years. In his new role, Sadler is expected to apply his expertise in e-commerce marketing and merchandising to the second-hand market and attract younger customers to the platform. She will report to thredUP …

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Womenswear Buyers Lift JATC Manchester - TheIndustry.fashion

Womenswear Buyers Lift JATC Manchester – TheIndustry.fashion

Just Around The Corner (JATC) organizer Juls Dawson said he learned a lot from JATC Manchester’s second edition of his show after this week’s two-day event saw weak buyer support of men’s clothing contrast with much higher footfall in women’s clothing retailers. “Our overall numbers have increased from last season, thanks to buyers of womenswear, …

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