It may seem that the European stores are better laid out as I was able to find items which I wanted easily while I was in Germany. The location they have chosen suggests already higher prices! Archived from the original on 19 March
Fashion in Australia is just about to get so much more exciting! Close to Zara, Myer and David Jones … a very interesting location!
Not a very nice move …. One of the biggest stores worldwide will open here in Australia. Only one big store in Melbourne does not sound right to me. The parking there might be more expensive than the clothes you will buy. Australia is a little different to Europe — where you go to the main shopping strip in the CBD to go shopping. Not so in Melbourne — when have you been last time in the CBD?
The volatile Australian Dollar does not help. The location they have chosen suggests already higher prices! We will see soon. I hope I am wrong as the price point is what made them successful in other countries. Their Conscious collection range keeps things eco-friendly, using sustainable materials such as organic cotton, hemp, recycled textiles and polyester chiffon.
She was chosen because she is a sustainability conscious fashionista. With such a beauty as Amber modeling their clothes, this collection is sure to sell out. Lets hope that this trend does not have a huge effect on quality clothes which will be still in demand — there will be a market for high quality fashion — at a higher price point. There seems to be a lot of confidence in the Australian market as they are setting up in a location which would charge exorbitant rent.
To sweeten their arrival, we will be treated to an exclusive collection — yes, just for us! I might check it out once the hype has worn down.
Can you imagine the hissy fit other retail giants would have if their prices were considerably lower than everything else? Considering they got so huffy about Australians shopping online remember the Harvey Norman whinging? Yet out of that argument, some of the stores upped their game.
This might go down well with Australians as everywhere I look, people are not too dressed up these days! Competition between these retail giants can only mean that we, the consumers, get a better deal: Hey Souri, have you had a chance the store? Would be very interested in hearing your feedback. They will open more stores some already in planning and I will not need to queue up to purchases something: In November , the company launched a collection by Italian designer Roberto Cavalli.
It was reported that the clothing sold out very quickly. Also in , another design with Kylie Minogue was launched in Shanghai, China. For spring and summer , the British designer Matthew Williamson created two exclusive ranges for the company — the first being a collection of women's clothes released in selected stores. The second collection saw Williamson branch into menswear for the first time, only in selected stores. The second collection also featured swimwear for men and women and was available in every company store worldwide.
The collection also included clothing designed by Choo for the first time, many garments made from suede and leather, and was available in stores worldwide, including London's Oxford Circus store. For Fall , the company collaborated with French fashion house Lanvin  as its guest designer.
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Fumes from chemicals, poor ventilation, malnutrition and even "mass hysteria" have all been blamed for making workers ill. Bangladeshi and international labour groups in put forth a detailed safety proposal which entailed the establishment of independent inspections of garment factories.
The plan called for inspectors to have the power to close unsafe factories. The proposal entailed a legally binding contract between suppliers, customers and unions. Further efforts by unions to advance the proposal after numerous and deadly factory fires have been rejected.
Most retailers and brands do not share this information, citing commercial confidentiality as a reason. In September , CleanClothes. On January 6, , it was reported that unsold or refunded clothing and other items in one New York City store were cut up before being discarded, presumably to prevent resale or use. In August , the Swedish fashion chain withdrew faux-leather headdresses from Canadian stores after consumers complained the items, part of the company's summer music festival collection, were insulting to Canada's Aboriginal peoples.
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