Mulberry news and archive
Video: Mulberry on sustainability
In this video, Mulberry has discussed its sustainable ethos and commitment to reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2035. Watch the video below. Video: Mulberry via YouTube Photo credit: Image: Mulberry via YouTube
25 Nov 2021
Mulberry first-half sales return to pre-pandemic levels
British luxury handbag label Mulberry has reported sales in the first half of the year above pre-pandemic levels. For the 26 weeks to September 25, group revenue came in at 65.7 million pounds, 34 percent higher than a year earlier, and 3 percent above the same period two years ago. Retail sales recovered strongly in the UK as stores reopened,...
24 Nov 2021
Mulberry launches its lowest carbon collection
British heritage brand Mulberry has unveiled a new collection of bags created using the world’s lowest carbon leather in partnership with Muirhead, a member of the Scottish Leather Group. The limited-edition capsule is described by the brand as its “lowest carbon” collection to date and includes the soft small Amberley Satchel, which has been “...
22 Nov 2021
The British Fashion Council hosts Great Fashion For Climate Action showcase at COP26
On November 9, the Great Britain and Northern Ireland Campaign partnered with the British Fashion Council to host the Great Fashion for Climate Action showcase at COP26. A display of UK innovation, a number of designers were featured including those from Burberry, Phoebe English and Stella McCartney. Aimed at exhibiting the UK’s commitment to...
16 Nov 2021
Mulberry unveils designer collaboration with Richard Malone
British fashion brand Mulberry has unveiled the latest chapter in its Mulberry Editions with Irish-born, London-based Richard Malone as part of the brand’s 50th anniversary. For the limited edition Mulberry x Richard Malone capsule collection, Malone has reinterpreted two Mulberry bags that feature the iconic Postman’s lock - the Bayswater, one...
19 Sep 2021
Mulberry returns to full-year profit despite drop in revenue
Mulberry has returned to a full-year profit despite a drop in sales linked to international store closures and a drop in tourism. For the year to March 28, the British luxury label reported an underlying profit before tax of 5.9 million pounds compared to a loss before tax of 14.2 million pounds a year earlier. Group revenue during the year was...
21 Jul 2021
Mulberry launches collection with Alexa Chung
Mulberry is continuing its 50th-anniversary celebrations with a design collaboration with Alexa Chung, who inspired one of the fashion brand’s most iconic bags. The heritage brand describes Chung as a “long-time friend” and her collaboration is part of its Mulberry Editions as a nod to their “shared history,” as the TV personality turned...
12 Jul 2021
Mulberry to close Paris store amid drop in tourism
Mulberry is to close its Paris store at 275 Rue Saint Honoré following a drop in tourism linked to the pandemic. The British luxury label said it is terminating the lease of the store and expects to close it by September, but plans to open a new one in the French capital “once international tourism returns”. The brand said it expects the...
7 Jul 2021
Mulberry unveils collaboration with Ahluwalia
British heritage brand Mulberry has unveiled the first of its designer collaborations to celebrate its 50th anniversary with designer Priya Ahluwalia. London-based designer Priya Ahluwalia has reimagined Mulberry’s Portobello Tote and an assortment of scarves in her signature vibrant aesthetic. The designs are influenced by her fascination with...
14 Jun 2021
Mulberry to launch designer collaborations to celebrate 50th anniversary
Heritage brand Mulberry is collaborating with a series of contemporary designers as part of its 50th-anniversary celebrations - Priya Ahluwalia, Richard Malone and Nicholas Daley. Described as the “most visionary designers of their generation” by Mulberry, each designer will create a capsule collection as part of its Mulberry Editions, a new...
19 May 2021
Mulberry expects to report full-year profit
Mulberry said Wednesday it expects to “outperform expectations and report a small underlying profit before tax” in the 12 months to March 27. The British luxury label said this was a result of “continued strong growth in the group’s Asian markets, strong sales on the group’s global digital platforms and improved margins due to lower mark-down...
28 Apr 2021
Mulberry asks “can a bag save the world” with a new sustainable manifesto
To mark its 50th anniversary, British heritage brand Mulberry has launched its new ‘Made to Last Manifesto’ an ambitious framework to transform its business into a regenerative and circular model, encompassing the entire supply chain, from field to wardrobe by 2030. The brand is committed to switching to a hyper-local and circular model to...
20 Apr 2021