South Africa’s retail sales rose in July as clothing sales grew, data showed on Wednesday, as retailers battle to lift earnings amid poor economic growth that has sent the economy into its first recession since 2009.
Twelve of the 18 Hidesign store openings planned will be in airports, to add to its current total of 15 airport stores. The brand has also just launched a travel collection with the French designer José Levy.
On September 22, House of Masaba by Masaba Gupta will host a pop-up shop at Yantra in Singapore which will debut her latest collection in the country and offer shoppers a chance to meet with the designer herself.
The accessory brand Da Milano is currently exploring a number of international markets including Nepal and the UK for possible expansion and its transit retail segment now accounts for 30 percent of overall revenue.
Selfridges and Balenciaga have apologised after criticism of the heavily-publicised Selfridges Corner Shop takeover by the brand with an art installation claimed to trivialise the problem of rough sleeping