27 January 2014
The UK Government is hoping to claw back some of the production it has seen head overseas through the formation of a new advisory body.
13 January 2014
Upscale British fashion brand Jaeger has reported double-digit Christmas sales growth, helped by "strong" online sales, and a "robust" performance from its stores.
2 December 2013
Luxury British fashion brand Jaeger has appointed Richard Kozlowski to the role of chief financial officer.
5 November 2013
Luxury British fashion brand Jaeger has strengthened its creative team with two new appointments.
2 September 2013
Luxury UK fashion brand Jaeger has announced a series of management hires following the departure of chief operating officer Carolyn Springett and brand director Shailina Parti.
21 June 2013
Former Esprit chief product officer, Colin Henry, has been appointed as the new CEO of UK luxury fashion brand Jaeger, taking over responsibility from executive chairman Stewart Binnie, who stepped down in March.
20 March 2013
Jaeger executive chairman Stewart Binnie has left the luxury fashion brand after less than a year at the helm.
4 February 2013
Uncertainty is perhaps the biggest challenge facing the apparel industry in 2013. The economic situation in Europe and the US, a combination of rising production costs and flat prices, the pressure to improve working conditions, a lack of new production centres and low volume growth in fashion all add up to a worrying year.
27 November 2012
Luxury fashion brand Jaeger has poached Burberry senior designer Collette Brown to become its head of womenswear design.
9 November 2012
Two joint CEOs will take the place of current Richemont boss Johann Rupert when he steps down from the post next year, the luxury goods company has announced.
22 October 2012
Stewart Binnie, the former non-executive president of Aurora Fashions, has been appointed as executive chairman of luxury fashion brand Jaeger, replacing Harold Tillman.
16 July 2012
Retailer Marks & Spencer has appointed Carole Boyes-Weston as head of design for its Per Una and Limited Collection brands, replacing Helen Low.
10 July 2012
Marks & Spencer today (10 July) confirmed that general merchandise executive director Kate Bostock will leave the company "by mutual consent" as first quarter general merchandise sales plunged.
10 July 2012
Marks & Spencer, the UK's largest clothing retailer, is shaking up its senior management team after booking a 5.1% drop in first quarter general merchandise sales. Here Petah Marian looks at the challenges the new executives will face as they attempt to turn around its clothing division.
17 April 2012
Luxury UK fashion brand Aquascutum today (17 April) called in the administrators after owners Harold Tillman and Belinda Earl failed to stem losses at the business.
16 April 2012
Private-equity firm Better Capital has acquired a 90% stake in UK clothing brand Jaeger in a deal worth GBP19.5m (US$30.8m).
3 April 2012
British heritage brand Aquascutum has reportedly been put up for sale.
15 April 2011
UK retailers including Arcadia Group have made the headlines this week over the possibility of bringing some sourcing back home. Meanwhile, a factory in North London is proving that manufacturing in the UK still has legs, through a tie-up with internet retailer Asos.
28 February 2011
Clothing retail demand in Brazil, Saudi Arabia and Turkey will grow strongly between 2010 and 2015, a new report says, along with a number of smaller emerging markets including Colombia, Peru, Poland, South Africa and Thailand.
14 February 2011
British fashion firm Jaeger could be set for a sell-off after owner Harold Tillman was approached by a number of potential buyers, according to newspaper reports at the weekend.
21 December 2010
Online luxury children’s-wear retailer AlexandAlexa has been boosted by a GBP1.5m (US$2.3m) investment from private equity firm MMC Ventures (MMC) to help drive its international expansion.
29 November 2010
Harold Tillman, chairman of the British Fashion Council (BFC), has been awarded a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) by the Princess Royal in recognition of his services to the fashion industry.
26 November 2010
Eight UK-based designers with potential for significant international growth have been shortlisted for funding to help make the transition to a global fashion brand.
17 September 2010
Fashion contributes more than GBP37bn (US$58bn) to the UK economy, according to new research commissioned by the British Fashion Council (BFC).
14 June 2010
Harold Tillman, owner of Jaeger and Aquascutum, chairman of the British Fashion Council and chairman of the Alumni Board for University of the Arts, has been awarded a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in Her Majesty's Birthday Honours list.
1 June 2010
Resurrected luxury fashion brand Aquascutum is to develop its own accessories business as part of plans to drive future growth.
24 May 2010
Struggling Japanese apparel maker Renown Inc is selling a controlling stake in its business to Chinese textile firm Shandong Ruyi Science & Technology Group Co.
19 May 2010
Luxury British fashion firm Jaeger Group Ltd is planning "significant" international expansion after booking a 16% jump in annual earnings.
11 May 2010
The nuts and bolts of Richemont's acquisition of fast-growing fashion retail website Net-a-Porter are easy enough to understand - but the rather more interesting subtext is the changing relationship between the luxury and online worlds. Richard Woodard reports.
26 March 2010
Buoyant first-half sales posted last week by department store retailer Debenhams were helped by the return of the re-launched Principles label. But what has happened to other brand names rescued from the brink over the past year or so? Richard Woodard finds out.