Giambattista Valli has opened a London flagship on Sloane Street as the key shopping thoroughfare’s profile moves even further upmarket with a raft of recent openings adding to its ultra-luxury appeal.
The Beales department stores chain is proving that smaller multi-category retailers can still do well, despite the woes being suffered by larger peers, as it talks to Palmers about a takeover of the two-store firm
Chinese tech firms, including Lazada's top investor, Alibaba, have poured at least $6 billion into every aspect of Indonesian e-commerce, a market that is set to grow from a current $7 billion to $63 billion by 2027.
The Japanese cosmetics manufacturer more than doubled its net profit in the first quarter of 2018, driven primarily by Chinese customers, and hopes to continue the positive momentum throughout the year.
Launchmetrics has released its Met Gala social media report, calculating the value of posts with its MIV algorithm, and revealing Versace as the night’s clear winner, helped on its way by a certain Mrs. Kardashian West.
Q1 wasn't an undiluted triumph for Yoox Net-A-Porter as the off-price business proved a little slow. But full-price Net-A-Porter and designer e-stores powered ahead, even though exchange rates had a negative effect.