The Neiman Marcus Group (NMG) is the latest retailer to announce its commitment to go fur-free by early 2023, with plans to close all its existing fur salons and convert them to spaces for “modern luxury experiences”.
Gap is going online-only in the UK and Republic of Ireland with news on Wednesday that it’s closing all 81 of its stores in the British Isles, rather than just the 19 that had already been announced for closure in July.
The men’s collections for next summer presented in London, Milan and Paris blended streetwear and couture in a new mix, laid-back yet sophisticated, for an easy-going, highly wearable fashion to be enjoyed outdoors.
OTB Group’s Brave Kid operation is on an expansion drive and has added the MM6 Maison Margiela brand to its licensed portfolio. It will be the first move into kidswear for the Margiela label that’s owned by OTB.
High-end lingerie label Honey Birdette is to join Playboy owner’s PLBY Group portfolio with a purchase price of $333m. PLBY has big plans to expand the label and also has the deep pockets to make its ambitions a reality.