Luxury department store Harvey Nichols has seen rising conversion rates after putting an improved online merchandising strategy in place encouraging visitors to spend more time on its e-store and to explore it further.
New York-based label Mansur Gavriel has opened its first brick-and-mortar boutique on the West Coast on Melrose Place in West Hollywood. The new boutique offers the label's ready-to-wear, a cafe, and a florist on site.
Givenchy chose its Madison Avenue store in New York City to unveil new artistic director Clare Waight Keller's first collection for the French fashion house in the US. Similar reveals occurred in Paris and Milan.
The next London Fashion Week five-day season kicks off Friday morning; with a major drive to turns things ever more ecological; alongside a bittersweet farewell to the country’s most successful designer this century.
Marking the biggest sales dip in 11 months, US consumer spending cooled off in the first quarter, following the holiday season's strong showing. Year-over-year data, however, shows a healthy uptick of 5.4 percent.