A committee of MPs in Britain is recommending that a ban on sales of real fur should be considered after it was found that some real fur products have been labelled as fake fur and sold via a number of big names.
Fashion helped Tesco's continuing recovery in its latest financial year with its F&F range rising at a steady (if not spectacular) rate after the company refined and rationalised its general merchandise offer.
In a move that was perhaps inevitable given its current big problems, Mothercare has named a new CEO. Ex-Kmart exec David Wood is taking over with immediate effect as the company battles to achieve a turnaround.
Under-pressure retail giant Debenhams has announced a key new appointment with news that Richard Jones is to join it as Trading Director, Global Sourcing, having earlier worked on the expansion of Sainsbury's Tu label.