UK contemporary brand Whistles and stablemate Phase Eight are continuing their expansion globally with news that Rue Madame Fashion Group (RMFG) has opened flagships for the chains in Hong Kong’s Pacific Place.
The Foschini Group (TFG) has acquired Damsel in a Dress, the UK-based premium womenswear brand to add to its growing portfolio of mid-market UK brands. The company has named a new design head and brand strategy leader.
British women's fashion and occasionwear brand Phase Eight has chosen singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor to represent the label. It is the first time the label has selected a high-profile ambassador to model for it since 2004.