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Frasers Group buys 5% stake in Hugo Boss

15 June 2020 | Michelle Russell

Frasers Group, formerly known as Sports Direct International, has bought a 5.1% stake in German luxury fashion brand Hugo Boss.... read more


Hugo Boss moves to Q1 loss as sales slide

5 May 2020 | Michelle Russell

German luxury fashion brand Hugo Boss has moved to a loss in its first-quarter as global store closures due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic weighed on sales.... read more


Pandemic puts East European garment workers at risk too

28 April 2020 | Michelle Russell

Garment workers in Serbia, Ukraine, Croatia and Bulgaria are said to be earning less than a living wage producing clothes for German fashion brands – with many having to carry on despite the Covid-19 pandemic.... read more


Hugo Boss latest to make CmiA commitment

11 September 2019 | Michelle Russell

German clothing firm Hugo Boss has become the latest company to sign up to the Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) initiative with new products using the fibre set to hit the shelves next spring.... read more


Hugo Boss hits 2017 growth targets on strong sales

17 January 2018 | Michelle Russell

Hugo Boss saw its share price climb in trading yesterday (16 January) as the German fashion brand hit its targets for 2017 and signalled its turnaround is gathering further pace.... read more


Hugo Boss raises guidance on solid Q3 sales

2 November 2017 | Michelle Russell

German fashion brand Hugo Boss has lifted its full-year guidance on the back of growth in Europe and Asia and – for the first time in two years – growth of its US own retail business.... read more


Hugo Boss appoints Müller as new finance chief

31 May 2017 | Michelle Russell

German fashion brand Hugo Boss has appointed Yves Müller as finance chief following a year-long search to fill the vacant role.... read more


Hugo Boss FY earnings slump on sales declines

13 April 2017 | Michelle Russell

German fashion brand Hugo Boss has booked a drop in earnings in its last fiscal year, weighed down by declines in its core Boss brand and in its domestic market.... read more


Hugo Boss sees stability in 2017 as FY profit plummets

10 March 2017 | Michelle Russell

German fashion brand Hugo Boss says 2017 will be a period of stabilisation after a year that saw sales slip and earnings tumble by nearly 40%, weighed down by company-specific challenges and a difficult market environment.... read more


Adidas and Burberry awarded 'gold' for sustainability work

20 February 2017 | Michelle Russell

German sportswear giant Adidas and UK fashion brand Burberry have both been recognised as leaders for their sustainability practices, with Hugo Boss, Kering and Gildan Activewear also receiving recognition.... read more


Hugo Boss adjusts FY guidance on improved Q4

17 January 2017 | Michelle Russell

Hugo Boss says it now expects operating profit to reach the upper end of its forecast as the German luxury fashion brand revealed better than expected sales and earnings in its fourth-quarter.... read more


Hugo Boss hires G-Star's Lucia as Americas head

7 September 2016 | Michelle Russell

German fashion brand Hugo Boss has appointed G-Star executive Anthony Lucia to the role of president and chief executive of the group's Americas division. ... read more


Hugo Boss to close China stores amid improved Q2

5 August 2016 | Michelle Russell

German luxury fashion brand Hugo Boss is to close around 20 stores in China as it vows to become more customer-centric, faster and more flexible, amid the first signs of a potential turnaround under new CEO Mark Langer.... read more


Hugo Boss still criticised for mistreating Turkish workers

8 April 2016 | Michelle Russell

German fashion brand Hugo Boss continues to be criticised by global unions over the treatment of Turkish workers at its largest production facility in Izmir.... read more


Hugo Boss to close 20 China stores amid review

10 March 2016 | Michelle Russell

Hugo Boss is to close around 20 stores in China and tackle heavy discounting in the US in a bid to safeguard long-term sales and profit growth, as it revealed a fall in full-year earnings and lower margins.... read more


Hugo Boss adjusts Asia pricing on weak sales

24 February 2016 | Michelle Russell

Hugo Boss is to "adjust" its prices in Asia to bring them more in line with the Americas and Europe, after the German luxury fashion brand noted weaker sales in China and the US. ... read more


IAF ISTANBUL – Hugo Boss eyes further investment in Turkey

5 November 2015 | Michelle Russell

German fashion house Hugo Boss says it sees Turkey as an important sourcing destination and will invest further in the country, despite facing criticism from unions earlier this year over the treatment of workers at its Izmir factory.... read more


Hugo Boss reaffirms FY on faster Q2 growth

4 August 2015 | Michelle Russell

Luxury fashion brand Hugo Boss has reaffirmed its full-year sales and profit guidance as it revealed faster growth in its second-quarter.... read more


Permira divests remaining Hugo Boss stake

18 March 2015 | Michelle Russell

Private equity firm Permira has sold its remaining 12% stake in German fashion retailer Hugo Boss just a month after reducing its share for a third time.... read more


Hugo Boss says labour rights claims inaccurate

9 March 2015 | Michelle Russell

Hugo Boss has denied claims made by union activists over its treatment of workers at a factory in Turkey, labelling them inaccurate and factually incorrect.... read more


Permira again reduces Hugo Boss stake

10 February 2015 | Michelle Russell

Private equity firm Permira has reduced its stake in German fashion retailer Hugo Boss for a third time in just over a year.... read more


Permira further reduces Hugo Boss stake

15 December 2014 | Michelle Russell

Private equity firm Permira has reduced its stake in German fashion retailer Hugo Boss for a second time this year.... read more


Fits.me and Clothes Horse sign merger deal

4 December 2014 | Michelle Russell

Virtual fit specialists Fits.me and Clothes Horse have signed a merger deal that will create the world's largest, fit-focused, virtual fitting room solutions provider.... read more


UK: Permira dismisses Hugo Boss stake sale reports

4 August 2014 | Michelle Russell

Private equity firm Permira Advisers says it has no plans to sell its stake in German fashion retailer Hugo Boss.... read more


GERMANY: Hugo Boss takes control of China and Macau stores

3 July 2014 | Michelle Russell

German fashion business Hugo Boss has acquired the remaining equity stake in its joint venture with franchise partner Rainbow Group, taking full control of its China and Macau store network.... read more


ANALYSIS: Mauritius apparel sector faces up to challenges

22 May 2014 | Michelle Russell

Textile and apparel has grown to become one of the main pillars of Mauritius' economy in the last decade. Trade deals in place with Europe and the US have certainly contributed, helping boost the country's exports last year. While the sector still faces a number of challenges, the opportunities appear to be outweighing those. Michelle Russell reports.... read more


GERMANY: Hugo Boss confident on 2014 as sales climb

7 February 2014 | Michelle Russell

Fashion business Hugo Boss says it is confident on the year ahead after booking an increase in fourth-quarter earnings and sales.... read more


Interview: Liu Zibin, general manager at Luthai Textile

23 January 2014 | Michelle Russell

China-based shirt manufacturer and yarn supplier Luthai Textile Co has its sights firmly set on growing its global business. Earlier this month, as the company revealed plans to open an office in New York, Michelle Russell talked to Luthai general manager Liu Zibin about the rationale behind the move.... read more