“On Tuesday, Facebook kicked off its annual F8 developer conference with a keynote address. CEO Mark Zuckerberg and others on his executive team made a bunch of announcements aimed at developers, but the implications for Facebook’s users was pretty clear."
2. Fast fashion brand Quiz targets £200m float
“Glasgow-based fast fashion retailer Quiz has hired advisers to investigate the possibility of a £200m stock market float this summer, according to reports."
3. Supermarkets drive growth in value clothing market
"Value retailers account for almost one-quarter of the total UK clothing market, according to estimates from retail think tank, Fung Global Retail and Technology, and that growth is being driven by supermarkets and online-only retailers.”
4. Kering supports new sustainable textile start-up accelerator
"Sustainable textile start-ups focused on everything from mushroom leather to nanotechnology tracers are among the first cohort for Plug and Play and Fashion for Good’s new accelerator programme in partnership with Kering."