We inform you that on this website we use our own and third-party cookies to collect information about its use, improve our services and, where appropriate, display advertising by analyzing your browsing habits. You can expressly accept its use by pressing the "ACCEPT" button or configure and select the cookies you want to accept or reject in the settings. You can also get more information about our cookie policy here.

The global fashion business journal

Jun 15, 20243:55pm

Ivanka Trump ends fashion endeavours and shuts down her brand

The company will finish its operations after eighteen months of turbulences with various retailers that refused to sell the label collections due to her father’s political statements. Ivanka Trump currently employs twenty people.

Jul 25, 2018 — 5:40pm

Ivanka Trump ends fashion endeavours and shuts down her brand



Ivanka Trump surrenders after all the critics. Donald Trump’s daughter has announced the closure of her eponymous fashion brand, after a complicated year and a half behind businesswise. The entrepreneur has said that she shuts down the company due to her advisory role within the White House.


The political steps taken by US President Donald Trump since winning the elections in 2017 had a direct impact on Ivanka’s fashion business. In fact, retail behemoths like Nordstrom or G-III Apparel stopped selling the label collections in their stores shortly after Trump’s election. Thus, company sales have steadily reduced in the last fiscal year, according to WWD.


Since late 2017, Ivanka Trump has been spearheaded by Abigail Klem, who was appointed president after the eponymous founder left the management. The brand, founded in 2007, started off selling jewellery and accessories. Currently, it posted sales in the range of 100 million dollars (85.5 million euros) per year and operated through 800 points of sale worldwide and an ecommerce platform, launched this year.

Participation rules



Validation policy for comments: 

MDS does not perform prior verification for the publication of comments. However, to prevent anonymous comments from affecting the rights of third parties without the ability to reply, all comments require a valid email address, which won’t be visible or shared.
Enter your name and email address to be able to comment on this news: once you click on the link you will find within your verification email, your comment will be published.

0 comments — Be the first to comment