Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Global apparel brands continue to enter Australian market
Global apparel brands continue to enter Australian market
06
Jun '13
British high-street retailer River Island is the latest international label to step into the burgeoning Australian apparel market.
 
The fashion brand, which has recently unveiled its Australia-exclusive online store au.riverisland.com, is now set to open it’s first-ever bricks-and-mortar outlet in the country.
 
The London-based clothier’s newly launched website will offer its entire fashion range, including the much talked about Rihanna collection.
 
In entering Australia, the label is following its fellow fast fashion operators, such as Topshop, Asos and Zara, who have been able to establish successful businesses in the country.
 
Other well-reputed brands like the Swedish multinational retail-clothing company H&M and the American fashion label Urban Outfitters are also prepping up to enter the country in the coming months. 
 
The sudden interest of global brands in the Australian market is in sync with the findings of a recent report released by a Melbourne-based research company named IBISWorld.
 
According to the report, the Australian retail sector is expected to experience a boom, due to a more relaxed spending approach of the shoppers, in the next five years.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 24th Jan 2017

Textile industry demands relaxation of laws from Budget

The upcoming Union Budget 2017-18 should focus on relaxing certain...

President Donald Trump; Courtesy: White House

Textiles | On 24th Jan 2017

US sets ball rolling for withdrawal from TPP

President Donald Trump has set the ball rolling for withdrawal of the ...

Textiles | On 24th Jan 2017

Indian cotton consumption estimated at 290 lakh bales: CAI

The domestic consumption of cotton during the crop season 2016-17...

Interviews View All

Priyanka
Studio Priyanka Rajiv

‘To reinvent the age-old tradition of embroidery to suit demographics and...

Vidhyaa Shankar. S
A Ganapathi Chettiar

'The usage of knits is getting into the boundaries of woven fabrics'

Abhimanyu Singh Rathore & Barbara Anna Kosiorek
Kannbar

‘Blending cultures is the true beauty of fashion, where one’s imagination...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Igor Chapurin
Chapurin

"Now we can see the Russian trend in international fashion. And Russian...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
January 2017

January 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


eNEWS
Insights
Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search