US apparel and accessories brand Kenneth Cole has opened its first brick-and-mortar store in India in partnership with its India licensee Brandzstorm India Marketing. The store is located in Mumbai’s Infiniti Mall.
John Galliano has renewed his contract as creative director of the house of Maison Margiela, in a vote of confidence in the controversial British designer by the brand's owner, Italian billionaire Renzo Rosso.
The Indian Federation for Fashion Development has announced that India Runway Week will hold its second ever virtual edition in January 2020. The event will follow on from its first digital fashion week in September.
Koovs, a UK-based Indian e-tailer, is working with Future Lifestyle Fashions Limited, India’s largest retail group, to review their options and consider new fundraising routes after their deal hit the rocks last week.
Marriage Mantra will hold the next edition of its fashion shopping event Design Inc on December 5 at Blue Sea Face in Worli, Mumbai. The event’s Winter Edit will focus on winter festive wear for women.
Inmoda India will hold its next apparel and accessories trade show from June 25 to 27, 2020, at the Bombay Exhibition and Convention Centre in Mumbai and expects apparel businesses participation from 13 countries.
Sustainability may be increasingly figuring in consumers' buying decisions, but some executives in the fashion retail industry are worried that the process of ‘eco-shaming’ could have negative consequences.