British retailer Arcadia Group will name the former head of De Vere hotel and leisure group Andrew Coppel as the chairman, Sky News reported on Wednesday. He will replace Jamie Drummond Smith on Thursday.
The owner of the Ikea furniture brand expects sales to grow this fiscal year as online trade expands, but profits will be tempered by increased investment as the brand battles web specialists like Amazon and Made.
This week’s launch of Eataly in the hip Paris neighbourhood of the Marais by the Galeries Lafayette group marks an important new chapter for the high-end French retail group – its entrance into the experiential era.
Eagerly awaited by fashionistas and fans of the Louis Vuitton men's artistic director, the 75cl glass Evian bottle by Virgil Abloh will soon be available at select retail locations listed on brand's global website.