1. Mario Testino taps Asian millennials for private photo work, as fashion shuns him over sex harassment claims: World’s most high-profile fashion photographer has been approaching wealthy Southeast Asians for work, after Vogue and others stopped working with him. – Read More on SCMP
2. Why so many brands on Instagram look the same” A single design studio is responsible for branding a slew of mega-successful startups like Casper and Allbirds. But while the simplicity and clarity of brands like Casper were revolutionary, it seems inevitable that many more companies will copy the same play. How many perfect objects does one consumer need? – Read More on Fast Co.
3. Victoria Beckham fashion firm's losses deepen: Despite sales growth of 17% to £42.5m, Victoria Beckham’s brand posted an operating loss of £10.2m in 2017, up from £8.2m a year earlier. Losses at the company have risen every year since 2013. – Read More on BBC
4. Burberry Skeptics Still Dominate as Gobbetti Seeks Turnaround: Analysts says that the brand is still ‘too fragile’ as the revival is taking longer than expected, and the failure to boost stock could turn company into takeover target. – Read More on Bloomberg