Sportswear maker Under Armour Inc will cut about 400 jobs, or 3 percent of its global workforce, as part of efforts to cut costs in its struggle to compete with Nike and Germany’s Adidas in North America.
H&M remains the most popular fashion brand globally with Zara, Adidas, Asos and Nike also in the top five of brands consumers are searching for, while French luxury labels are performing strongly, new figures show.
Ybrands has released a new study ranking the most trustworthy brands according to consumers aged 13-36. While Dove took the top spot across all product categories, Nike reigned supreme among fashion brands.
Canadian athletic apparel maker Lululemon Athletica posted first-quarter profit that beat expectations on Thursday as revenue jumped 25 percent, sending the company’s shares to an all-time high in after-hours trade.
Philadelphia-based lifestyle group URBN announced on Thursday the departure of David McCreight, CEO of apparel retailer Anthropologie Group and president, URBN, who will be leaving the company on April 27, 2018.