Primark

Primark to invest £100m in UK retail with 700 new jobs

Primark said the investment will include 700 new jobs across three new stores as well as relocations and refurbishments of…

Brands back Bangladesh employment injury scheme to safeguard workers

For Bangladesh's export-oriented ready-made garment (RMG) industry, the Employment Injury Scheme (EIS Pilot) has emerged as a lifeline for workers,…

Primark taps adaptive clothing market, aims to create more inclusive designs

Alongside the four-piece lingerie launch, Primark said it aims to drive change across its business and stores to better serve…

Primark sales growth slows on muted consumer spend

While sales rose in the 16 weeks to 6 January, like-for-like sales growth slowed significantly to 2.1% from 7% in…

Zara jumps ahead of H&M to become second largest apparel brand in Europe

Nike is still the leading apparel group in Europe, having previously overtaken H&M in 2022. The sportswear giant has a…

Fashion supply chain’s bad reputation need not be its destiny in 2024

It's no exaggeration to say this interview was a year in the making and a case of third-time lucky (perhaps…

International Accord momentum builds as brands sign longest commitment to date

Signatories of the new International Accord include Adidas, Asos, Primark, H&M, Inditex, Ted Baker, Mango and Marks and Spencer. A…

Primark announces €50m expansion and five new stores in Italy

The new stores will open in Turin, Livorno, Cosenza, Salerno and Genoa and will be the first Primark outlets in…

Fashion brands launch probe into garment waste burning in Cambodia brick factory claims

The new report 'Bound by Bricks: An Opportunity to End Debt Bondage and Child Labour in Cambodia’s Brick Factories' is…

Poundland expands clothing range to 560 UK stores, focuses on kidswear

In the last eight weeks, Pepco has doubled the amount of floorspace dedicated to babywear in its stores that feature…