The Michael Kors brand has announced its intention to make two-thirds of the staff at its French HQ redundant, a plan which, FashionNetwork.com has learnt, was validated by French labor authority Direccte on May 2.
Brighton will see a £100 million retail development opening next month as the coastal town continues to transform its shopping offer with a massive makeover of parts of the historic Lanes shopping district.
Kurt Geiger is to open its first full-line store in Ireland at Dundrum Town Centre. It already has a boutique in Ireland’s key outlet mall Kildare Village, but the latest announcement marks another major step forward.
Kurt Geiger has reported strong results in its latest financial year but analysts are concerned that the problems at UK and US mid-market department stores will make life tougher for the footwear retailer.