The Dutch branches of Marks & Spencer are closing earlier than previously planned. The store in The Hague closed on 6 October after a last-chance sale and the Amsterdam branch will close its doors on 14 October.
Industry-wide retail sales in August and September will fall in the wake of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, with apparel retailers such as Gap Inc expected to take a longer-term hit than restaurant operators.
Kith Treats opens in Tokyo, marking the first global location to open for the New York City-based brand's cereal bar and cafe concept. Kith operates three additional Treats locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Miami.
JD.com Inc, China's second-largest e-commerce firm, posted a wider net loss in the second quarter as marketing costs offset higher-than-forecast revenue growth, sending its shares sharply lower on Monday.
J.C. Penney Co Inc's stock hit a life-low as major store closures and a challenging retail scene drove the embattled department store chain to a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss and took a toll on comparable sales.