# Zara

Target pursues fast fashion with new private brands

Target pursues fast fashion with new private brands Target has been struggling to keep up with fast fashion competitors. In response it is dumping Mossimo and Merona and introducing new private label brands this fall across multiple categories.

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Pleas sewn into clothing by workers in Turkey are “tip of iceberg”

Pleas sewn into clothing by workers in Turkey are “tip of iceberg” Workers in Turkey who stitched pleas for help into clothing sold by retailer Zara are “just the tip of the iceberg” and highlight the need for mechanisms to address concerns about labour conditions, a top human rights expert said on Wednesday.

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Inditex names Antonio Flórez head of Bershka

Inditex names Antonio Flórez head of Bershka A change has come to Bershka. Marco Agnolin, who most recently headed up the Inditex-owned brand, has left Inditex and moved over to Diesel at the fashion brands CEO. He will be replaced by Antonio Flórez.

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Bershka to open first US store in New York

Bershka to open first US store in New York Inditex brand Bershka is venturing into the US retail market with the opening of its first US location. a pop-up store in New York. The initiative follows the launch of Bershka’s US site in April.

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India’s crackdown on Muslim-run leather units dents exports, hits jobs

India’s crackdown on Muslim-run leather units dents exports, hits jobs A government crackdown on Muslim-dominated abattoirs and the trade of cattle dragged down India’s exports of leather shoes by more than 13 percent in June, as leading global brands turned to China, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Pakistan to secure supplies.

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Fashion faces tough UK Christmas, but beauty will boom

Fashion faces tough UK Christmas, but beauty will boom We’ve seen a few surveys in recent weeks showing that UK Christmas spending is likely to rise this year but the latest set of data suggests that it’s inflation that will be driving that rise, not consumer enthusiasm, and the fashion sector will suffer as a

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LA-based HOFB to launch e-marketplace for emerging designers

LA-based HOFB to launch e-marketplace for emerging designers Emerging designers in Los Angeles will soon be able to list their labels on House of Fashion Brands (HOFB), an e-marketplace connecting designers with supply chains and buying partners for fast fashion mass market appeal.

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Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future

Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future Checkered shirts for American chain Gap, slate leggings for Swedish store H&M, twill shorts for Germany’s Tchibo – just some of the products on a growing list of clothes being made for big brands in Ethiopia.

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Fashionistas get the military look in war-scarred Ukraine

Fashionistas get the military look in war-scarred Ukraine In war-scarred eastern Ukraine, the military look is all the rage this season, with fatigues and Soviet regalia a must-have for those who dress to impress in the battered crucible of the Russian-backed insurgency.

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As Topshop closes Spanish stores, analysts say price was a problem

As Topshop closes Spanish stores, analysts say price was a problem The news that Topshop has closed its four stores in Spain adds further pressure to the once-seemingly-unstoppable fast fashion chain after the company’s franchised businesses in Australia and New Zealand also failed earlier this year. Topshop Topshop’s product was priced slightly higher than direct

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