10 March 2014
More than 150 companies have now signed the new Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh following the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory building in April, which killed more than 1,100 people.
6 March 2014
New Look non-executive chairman Alistair McGeorge is to step down after three years at the value fashion retailer.
28 February 2014
Value fashion retailer New Look has confirmed the appointment of Jack Smith to the newly-created role of group digital director.
13 February 2014
New Look buying and merchandising director Philip Walker has left the value fashion retailer after less than a year in the post, according to sources close to the company.
13 February 2014
UK clothing retailer Hobbs has confirmed the departure of Gracia Amico, its director of e-commerce.
12 February 2014
New Look CEO Anders Kristiansen says the UK fashion chain has no plans to launch an initial public offering in the next year, and is instead concentrating on its overseas expansion efforts.
11 February 2014
UK value fashion retailer New Look has recorded double-digit hike in third-quarter earnings, driven by strong online growth and higher Christmas sales.
10 February 2014
Bangladesh's apparel trade body has signed a collaboration agreement with Impactt, a London-based leading ethical trading consultancy, to improve productivity in the ready-made garment industry.
4 February 2014
Fashion retailer AllSaints has joined a number of other firms in banning the use on angora from its future collections following pressure from animal rights group PETA.
24 January 2014
UK-based retail giant Arcadia Group has joined a number of other firms in banning the use on angora across its brands, which include Miss Selfridge, Topshop, BHS, Dorothy Perkins and Wallis.
21 January 2014
Adidas, Esprit, and Gap Inc are among a coalition of 30 retailers and brands that have signed a new letter calling for an investigation into the recent violence in Cambodia's garment industry.
17 January 2014
Animal rights group PETA has welcomed the decision by UK department store retailer John Lewis to implement a permanent ban on angora wool in its future collections.
10 January 2014
UK value fashion retailer New Look has joined a raft of apparel companies in banning the use of angora wool in all of its products.
10 January 2014
UK value fashion retailer New Look has said it performed well over the Christmas period, despite extensive discounting on the high street.
9 January 2014
Women's wear retailer Hobbs has appointed former New Look chief, Phil Wrigley, as its chairman.
23 December 2013
UK value fashion retailer New Look has confirmed the departure of its e-commerce and multichannel director Shivani Tejuja.
20 December 2013
Spanish retail group Inditex, owner of the Zara fashion brand, has joined a raft of apparel companies in halting the use of angora wool in all of its products.
18 December 2013
PVH Corp, owner of the Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger brands, has joined a number of apparel firms in banning the use of angora in all of its products after an investigation by animal rights group PETA exposed "shocking" conditions in the industry.
12 November 2013
UK value fashion retailer New Look has seen its first-half profit surge 53.5%, thanks to strong revenue growth, a reduction in markdowns and cost savings.
24 October 2013
Dr Martens, the iconic British footwear brand, has been acquired by private equity firm Permira in a deal worth GBP300m (US$484.6m), ending almost a week of speculation.
18 October 2013
Permira Advisers and the owners of the Dr Martens footwear brand have refused to be drawn on a report that the private equity firm is in talks to buy the business.
2 October 2013
Alistair McGeorge is to step back from his role as executive chairman at value fashion retailer New Look and become a non-executive chairman instead.
13 August 2013
UK clothing retailer New Look has seen first quarter profits surge despite cold weather chilling full-priced sales early in the period.
11 July 2013
Unveiling a new five-year plan to improve worker safety at the factories in Bangladesh that produce their clothing, North American brands and retailers were keen to stress the similarities between their own initiative and a separate scheme backed by 70 mainly European companies. That said, there are considerable differences too.
17 June 2013
UK supermarket operator Sainsbury's is set to re-launch its Tu clothing range this week as part of efforts to grow its non-food business.
12 June 2013
Online clothing retailer Asos has recorded continued strong growth, driven by good momentum both in the UK and internationally.
4 June 2013
Fast fashion retailer New Look is planning to move into Russia and China after returning to profitability in its full-year results.
4 June 2013
UK value fashion retailer Primark has today (3 June) revealed it will expand into France with the opening of its first store in Marseilles later this year.
15 May 2013
More retailers and brands have joined the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh ahead of the midnight deadline (15 May).
9 May 2013
There has been another fatal fire at a Bangladesh apparel factory, just a fortnight after the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory building where the death toll has now risen to more than 900.