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Aquascutum enters into administration

Sad news from the Aquascutum camp with the company announcing that the 161-year-old label has entered into administration . In a statement, Aquascutum say the "challenging conditions in the UK," have "unfortunately meant... Read more »

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac goes into administration

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac , the label which brought us (and Lady Gaga ) muppet fashion back in Autumn 2009, has gone into administration . The company entered receivership after its owner, The Sixth Swedish National... Read more »

Breaking news: Biba goes into administration

Cult '60s label Biba has fallen into administration, just two years after being revived. According to reports, its licensee, Michael Pearce , who resurrected the fashion house in 2006, has appointed business advisers... Read more »

Peacocks goes into administration

It looks like we may be waving a sad goodbye to yet another UK high street favourite as it's been announced today that auditing firm KPMG have been appointed as administrator of Peacocks . This is just the latest in a... Read more »

Saved by the bell: FrostFrench avoids closure

A rescue deal has saved FrostFrench from closure, after its creative directors, Sadie Frost and Jemima French (pictured right), were forced to put their business into administration. According to Drapers , the pair... Read more »

Barbara Hulanicki on the demise of Biba: "I think it's sad"

Last month we reported that Biba , which was revived in 2006, has fallen into administration . Now Barbara Hulanicki , the woman responsible for creating the iconic label more than 40 years ago, has opened up on its... Read more »

Roberto Cavalli to face legal action by Ittierre SpA

Despite all the drama regarding his Just Cavalli line, Roberto Cavalli did showcase his latest collection to buyers and the press in Milan last week. This, however won't stop administrators at his licensing company,... Read more »

Aquascutum sold for £15 million

It's good news over at the Aquascutum camp. The British heritage label has been saved from ruin after it was sold for £15 million to Hong Kong company YGM Trading Limited. All UK stores, concessions, and head office... Read more »

Biba's Barbara Hulanicki previews Topshop range

Biba founder Barbara Hulanicki is set to unveil her first exclusive range for Topshop . Up until now, she has been focussing on furniture, wallpaper designs and a jewellery collection for the V&A shop . Now, she... Read more »

Breaking news: House of Fraser acquires Biba

It seems that Biba has been rescued for the second time. House of Fraser has reportedly bought the cult '60s label and its archives from Liechtenstein-based investment fund Hachel International Foundation. According to... Read more »