Cut through the noise with our curation of the must-read, most important, need-to-know industry developments

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These brands are proving how valuable social media is

Companies continue to embrace social media for brand promotion and to create global conversations. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Is Phoebe Philo set for a Céline exit? The rumours are rife

Despite LVMH’s soft denial, fashion rumours are flying around suggesting that British fashion designer Phoebe Philo is set to leave Céline. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

The 2017 Kering Talk: Gucci goes fur-free, shaping a sustainable future

Last night both Kering and the London College of Fashion came together to announce how they plan to design a more conscious future for fashion.

Gigi Hadid teams up with Maybelline

Gigi Hadid links with Maybelline for her own cosmetics line

After launching her hugely popular clothing collection with Tommy Hilfiger, Gigi Hadid is now making plans to dominate the beauty industry. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

French designer Hervé Léger

French designer Hervé Léger, creator of the iconic ‘bandage’ dress, has died

The Fresh designer came to prominence in the mid-80s when bodycon dressing was the biggest trend, and his impact continues to be felt today. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

Amazon Body Labs

Amazon Body Labs buy could be fashion fit game-changer

Amazon has now acquired Body Labs, a startup that makes 3D body-imaging software. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports on this retail news.

Vestiaire Collective debuts first campaign and plans Paris pop-up

Vestiaire Collective's global rollout accelerates with a new campaign and its first boutique to open in October for four months. Sandra Halliday reports

Disney stores will look like theme parks

Disney converts stores to experience centres that reflect their theme parks

Disney stores of the future are set to look more like your favourite theme park than regular brick and mortar. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Airbnb launches Sarah Jessica Parker NYC shopping experience

Fashion star Sarah Jessica Parker is hosting exclusive shopping tours via Airbnb’s New York City Experiences programme. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

YouTube beauty influencer Michelle Phan exits Ipsy as it launches new offer

Influencer Michelle Phan exits Ipsy as it launches new offer, and goes it alone with EM buy. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Prada praised in Milan as girl power, print cartoons and thrift-shop chic pleases

There’s a lot riding on this collection for Prada. Actually, there’s a lot riding on every collection for the house. It seems that one …

French Connection sales for spring are positive

Confident French Connection enjoys strong spring offer feedback

French Connection sales are looking up thanks to a strong spring offering & full-price sales for the start of H2 are also up. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports