With every luxury brand executive racing to build a digital empire, it’s refreshing to sit down with Bruno Pavlovsky of Chanel; whose main focus for next year will be bricks and mortar, and live events.
UK households are their least confident since immediately after last year’s Brexit vote, partly because of this month’s interest rate hike and more signs of a slowdown in the housing market, a survey showed on Friday.
The Death by Amazon Index launched in 2012 is now being joined by new exchange-traded funds launched Thursday, which allow investors to bet on the decline of traditional retail or on the rise to supremacy of online sa...
UK retail continued to confuse in October with falls and rises by volume and value, the ONS said. Fashion struggled, although online sales continued to rise but belt-tightening meant more second-hand sales.
More gloomy news just at the time retailers would normally be looking forward to the year’s biggest shopping frenzy. Visa's survey showed UK shoppers cut back spending more than ever last month with fashion hit hardest.
Asos is reported to be mulling a same-day returns service that could please shoppers and help it to get products back on its virtual shelves more quickly as it addresses returns issues also faced by omnichannel rivals.
A film pre-released in Amsterdam and Milan has given voice to the creative team of Maison Martin Margiela, shedding light on the visionary designer who remains one of the fashion world's most enigmatic figures.