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What scared H&M off from opening in Brazil?

Brazil is notorious for its red tape process for new business operations. The country ranked 126th out of 183 countries – lower than Burkina Faso and Nigeria –  in the World Bank’s latest annual global report which evaluates the ease of starting a business, dealing with construction permits, registering property, and paying taxes. 266 more words


UK's John Lewis to introduce in-store spa concept

Paula Nickolds, Buying and Brand Director, John Lewis said: “We know that today shoppers want more than just products when they walk through our shop doors; they also want a space where they can enjoy new experiences and relax with friends and family. 62 more words


Brand distribution 2020: Wholesale is the new retail

2014 began with a surprising bulletin from New York’s Ralph Lauren: “Net revenues for the full year 2013 increased 7% … wholesale revenues up 11% …”. 998 more words


Working in Fashion has made me stupid.

You thought liking fashion as a hobbie was bad? Try doing it as a career!

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that you’re either one to bow down to the fashion industry or fervently scoff at the inclination that you have anything to do with it. 912 more words



“The rule is to make a new rule”

This is the philosophy that governs the three creative minds behind StupBeed (pronounced “Stoop Bead”) _ Joburg-based team of craftsmen who manufacture uniquely designed wrist accessories. 241 more words

Street Fashion

Why The RHTC Lets Play Outside Advert Is The Coolest Thing To Watch

First of all, the creation, screening and publishing of the advert proves that many small voices are louder than one giant voice, and that the willingness to lend a collaborative hand, goes a long way in creating a beautiful and even successful product. 192 more words


Liberty to expand!

The iconic British department store is looking to expand into the US, which is exciting news for the store! A bit of Britain is moving over the pond: 64 more words