Fashion sales soared online during March, but while that could have been due to easter, the latest IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index suggests we could also be seeing fundamental changes in UK retail.
Available in the UK for the last five years through department store chain Debenhams, the Kidiliz group-owned Levi's Kids brand is hoping to boost its visibility in the country with pop-up stores in 100 locations.
Inclusive designer Christian Siriano has opened a concept shop in NY where he will hand select pieces for customers, offering a unique clothing and accessories experience in a space designed to be Instagram-worthy.
Reformation has announced plans to divert 75,000 articles of clothing from landfills in 2018, tripling its goal from last year. It will launch initiatives that support the goal, including resale and vintage shopping.
The prospects are looking grim for House of Fraser with news that the struggling retailer has called in advisors to look at its restructuring options, which means store closures could be on the horizon.
Giant retail landlord Hammerson is revisiting plans for a massive site in Birmingham that will be near the new HS2 station and could turn into one of the city's most important retail locations as a result.
Sales dropped and profits headed downwards fast in the first half for Debenhams, but its international ops were stronger and its revamp strategy is showing early good results, although there's still a lot of work to do.
Amazon has launched what it is calling the "International Shopping" experience, allowing users to shop through its app and on mobile browsers in 5 languages and 25 currencies with more to be added later in 2018.
50m is the name of a new experimental London concept store that’s aiming to shake up the young designer fashion market in the city with a co-operative approach that will also include social and mentoring elements.
Will a day go by this month when Hammerson isn't in the news? Perhaps not. The big story today is that the proposed mega-merger between the shopping centres giant and its smaller peer isn't going to happen.