The UK retail industry experienced slow sales in August, but footwear and leather retailers performed strongly with sales volumes up 100%, according to the CBI. Average selling prices continued to rise.
The German e-tailer is offering luxury footwear for kids (European sizes 22-33), ranging from 210 euros for Gucci sneakers to 435 euros for Dolce & Gabbana ballerinas, some 50-90% cheaper than the adult women's versions.
Abercrombie & Fitch announced it has expanded its partnership with its Middle Eastern partner Majid Al Futtaim to open the first-ever store in Saudi Arabia. It will also house a shop in shop for Abercrombie Kids.