Canada’s Shopify Inc beat Wall Street estimates for third-quarter earnings on Thursday as more brick-and-mortar retailers opted for its e-commerce platform to tap a surge in online shopping due to the coronavirus crisis.
Trade show Ispo’s organisers have decided that the trajectory of the coronavirus pandemic does not allow for the possibility of a hybrid event in 2021. The Munich-based sports industry fair will take place fully online.
The British Fashion Council, UK fashion’s governing body, announced on Thursday the dates of the next three editions of London Fashion Week, even as it revealed that there would be no January menswear season in 2021.
Sustainable fashion and lifestyle marketplace Know The Origin has relaunched its shopping platform. It now helps customers “see” their impact with an ‘impact calculator’ that shows the good that shopping ethically does.
Womenswear brand Hush released its results for the year to the end of March on Thursday and said it was pleased with its performance, particularly taking into account the impact of the pandemic at the end of the period.
In a year that’s unlikely to see some of the blockbuster Christmas TV ads we’ve become used to, it seems that M&S has taken the decision not to advertise its struggling fashion arm on TV for the festive season.
French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel ordered their countries back into lockdown on Wednesday, as a massive second wave of coronavirus infections threatened to overwhelm Europe.