Recruitment U&I Search Blog - December 2021

  • Graduate Advice: Design and Technical Production

    Posted on Thursday, December 23, 20211 comment

    As industry experts and experienced recruiters, we offer graduate advice to graduates applying for jobs and help them work out what they desire from a career when applying for their first job in their chosen field. These are our top tips for graduates looking to start their careers in Design and Technical Production: - Start with an internship within your chosen career path with a high street ...

  • Italy Vote to Ban Fur Farming

    Posted on Monday, December 20, 2021No comments

    The UK put a complete ban on fur farming in 2002, and Italy has finally decided to follow suit. The Budget Committee of the Italian Senate has finally voted to put a ban on fur farming and shut the 10 remaining mink farms in the country within the next six months. The move was named ‘a historic victory’ by the Humane Society International. The vote includes an immediate ban on breeding animals ...

  • H&M Sales Return to Pre-Pandemic Levels

    Posted on Friday, December 17, 20212 comments

    It’s good news for H&M - and the fashion industry as a whole! The Swedish store reported on Wednesday that an increase in sales from the months of September through to November was in line with expectations, and matched pre-pandemic levels from 2019. They reported that the net sales of the fourth quarter rose by 8% to £4.69 billion, and measured in local currencies, sales increased by 11%. ...

  • Is 2010s Style Coming Back?

    Posted on Friday, December 10, 20217 comments

    Trends and fashion styles are constantly being regurgitated and brought back into fashion a few decades later; right now it’s all about the resurgence of 2000s fashion and low-rise jeans. However, according to TikTok, the next decade of fashion to make a comeback will be the 2010s. Is it too soon? It may have only been 10 years since we were all wearing peplum tops, statement necklaces, and thick ...

  • How Virgil Abloh Helped Black People Dream in Fashion

    Posted on Friday, December 3, 202111 comments

    On Sunday 28th November, it was announced that Virgil Abloh, the founder of Off-White , passed away due to cardiac angiosarcoma, a rare form of cancer. He was just 41 and had had a massive impact on the fashion industry during his career, especially upon the black community within fashion. He dabbled a bit in music, design, architecture, and art, but will be remembered for redefining luxury ...