In its first rollout beyond the US, Tom Ford has launched its webstore in the UK with its complete fashion, accessories and beauty offer available and tools such as a shop the look feature and lipstick shade-finder.
South African retailer Massmart is continuing its pan-African expansion with plans to open about 20 new stores outside its home market such as Kenya, Ghana, Mozambique, Zambia and Swaziland over the next three years.
Commercial real estate company Brookfield Property Partners LP said on Monday it would buy GGP Inc, one of the largest owners and operators of U.S. shopping centres, for a total consideration of about $15.3 billion.
Shoppers are making more quick trips to Whole Foods stores that have installed Amazon.com lockers, giving organic retailer a new way to boost sales, research from advertising firm inMarket showed on Monday.
Shopify Inc. has its expanded integration with Instagram, announcing it has been enabled for merchants in eight additional markets such as the UK, Australia, Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Brazil.
Ventura, CA-based footwear designer Charlotte Stone has opened her first physical location as a pop-up shop at Platform in Culver City. She plans to open a permanent brick-and-mortar location in DTLA later this spring.
The ‘Beast from the East’ as the recent snowstorm was dubbed in the UK may have dented sales at stores in February but it contributed to a 13.1% growth rate at webstores, according to the latest eRetail Sales Index.
Allen Schwartz has closed its thirty-year-old flagship store on Santa Monica's Montana Avenue. This was the last brick-and-mortar location for the brand which will now focus on e-commerce and building global wholesale.
Kenneth Cole has entered into a four-year licensing deal with UK-based GBG Europe Footwear and Accessories Limited to distribute men's and women's footwear, and manufacture and distribute women's handbags in EMEA.