The pandemic has completely altered the calendar, and the summer season does not seem to stop current events in the fashion business. The sector has hurried the last days of June to continue adjusting its structure and present results, while the National Statistics Institute (INE) has published key statistics to understand the economic cost of the pandemic. The news of the week has been the exits of historical directors of Massimo Dutti and Bershka, but not the only one: in addition, Gap has sealed a new agreement in Spain, Tendam has presented quarterly results and C&A has drawn its new roadmap in the Spanish market.
The group adjusts its structure: historical figures of Massimo Dutti and Bershka leave the group.
THE ENGLISH COURT
The board of the company approves the absorption of Sfera and the continuity of the board.
The cosmetics chain gives a twist to omnichannel and joins forces with Glovo in Spain.
The company advances in omnichannel and adds its franchises to the online business.
The company capitalizes on the ‘boom’ of sports with a new division.
MUNICH FABRIC START
The fair reinvents itself and launches Fabric Days in September.
Fashion continues to lose weight in family budgets: it only accounts for 4.7% of spending.
Employment in the fashion industry plunges to 2015 lows in the Covid-19 quarter.
The American, to the Iberian Peninsula with parachute: weaves with Galcerán his third alliance.
The chain continues to rise in Mexico: it grows 11% and exceeds 81 million in the country.
VALMONT BARCELONA BRIDAL FASHION WEEK
Fira strengthens ties with Pronovias to promote the digital edition of the event.
The Irish, for the Covid-19 effect after exceeding 1,500 million in Spain.
The group shrinks its sales by 76.2% in the Covid-19 quarter but shoots up its e-commerce.
THE OUTLET TOWER
The mall sets its new opening date: October 22.
The chain is grab to Spain: looking for opportunities in retail despite the drop in sales.
The group says goodbye to travel retail in Spain: you close your stores at the Barajas and El Prat airports.
More cancellations in September: the Italian event suspends its next edition.