U.S. consumers may be about to directly feel the effects of the trade fight started by President Trump with China and other countries this year when a new list of Chinese imports to be taxed is announced in coming days.
Despite calls to resist protectionism and for the U.S. to rejoin a multilateral trans-Pacific trade pact, Japan is gradually shifting gear to adjust to a trade environment shaken up by U.S. President Donald Trump.
Amazon expects groceries and household products to account for over half of its business in India in the next five years, as it moves to broaden offerings in the segment and foray into areas such as fresh produce.
Belgian lingerie group Van de Velde, which was banking on modest growth in 2018, has revised its outlook down, and is now expecting sales to be stable at best, if not in decline over the course of the year.
The NYC-based footwear and accessories company released its Q1 2018 results on Friday, reporting mid to high single-digit growth in both its wholesale and retail segments, and strong progress in international markets.
OTB, the holding company of Italian fashion billionaire Renzo Rosso, quadrupled its Earnings Before Interest and Tax (EBIT) to €21.5 million in 2017. Though total group revenue slid 2.4 percent over the same 12 months.
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.
The initiative is the latest attempt by the industry to clean up its image and expunge the scourge of "blood diamonds" blamed for financing conflict in poor African countries, such as Sierra Leone and Liberia.
Target is zoning in on diversity when it comes to the beauty aisles.The retailer has introduced eight new cosmetics brands to its beauty section, all owned by women, and designed for medium to dark skin tones.
The ranks of people subscribing to Amazon Prime service for speedy delivery of purchases and streamed television has topped 100 million, the company's chief Jeff Bezos said Wednesday in an annual letter.