Amazon Air provider hit with ‘no confidence’ vote as holiday shipping ramps up

ABX pilots fly roughly a half-dozen planes for Amazon Air, which contracts planes and services from ABX parent Air Transport Services Group.The pilots, whose salaries are among the lowest in… Read more

Common Objective raises £350,000 in crowdfunding campaign

The Crowdcube campaign, which allows anyone to become a shareholder, closes this Friday (15 May).Common Objective is also backed by industry leaders including designer Roland Mouret and the former owner… Read more

Fashion hit hardest as 11,000 stores disappeared from high street last year says LDC

The report by the Local Data Company (LDC) showed fashion and clothing stores led the decline. The loss of commuters and tourists also hit city centres hard, with unit vacancies… Read more

French fashion’s governing body changes its name

“This new name emphasizes Haute Couture, a remarkable French singularity and “Fashion” in its most creative forms. It celebrates both creation and innovation, know-how in all its facets, art and… Read more

Generation dupe- Why Gen Z admits to buying knockoff goods

The public embrace of dupes offers an interesting look into the Gen Z psyche. On one hand it would seem dupes go against Gen Z’s reputation for conscious consumption, ready… Read more

Gucci owner Kering could be close to settling Italian tax dispute for €1.3-1.4 billion

An agreement between the group and the Italian tax authority is expected to be signed in the first few days of May, said one of the sources, who all have… Read more

House of Fraser shareholder Sports Direct sues over business plan

House of Fraser said on Wednesday it would close some of its stores as a condition of securing new funds from Chinese retailer C.banner, which will become the majority owner… Read more

How is the fashion industry progressing on the road to eco-responsibility-

Textile/apparel is the world’s second most polluting industry after the oil industry, and has ample room for improving its sustainability performance. Evidence of this comes from the report’s Pulse Score, measuring… Read more

Historical threads- Morocco’s last brocade master

His skillful hands intricately create shimmering silk fabrics, enhanced with gold or silver thread, for bridal jewellery, designer creations or high-end furnishings.His entire body engages in the delicate job, using… Read more