Crystal specialist Swarovski has chosen Milan and Italy as the first venue of its new Crystal Studio retail format, based on interactivity and digital tech, which will be replicated with various adaptations worldwide.
UK high street and travel retail newsagent WH Smith has delivered a surprise with news that it’s buying US travel retail specialist Marshall Retail for $400m/£312m, radically expanding its travel retail chain.
As it pushes forward with its global growth plan, the Michigan-based outdoor apparel company announced on Wednesday that it has appointed Levi’s vet Angelo Ng to the newly created role of chief merchant officer.
Carla Sozzani, noted retailer, gatekeeper to the Azzedine Alaïa archives and all-round fashion legend, has a new project. The Italian lady opened her own Fondazione Sozzani Monday night in an unexpected neighbourhood.
In its 200th year, the world’s oldest shopping destination is adding a raft of new brands with London’s luxury Burlington Arcade announcing the arrival of Christian Louboutin, Harrods, Mou London and Baudoin & Lange.
Piper Jaffray has released the results of its 'Taking Stock With Teens' study, showing that Gen-Z spending has decreased 4 percent year-over-year with cosmetics spending for females hitting a 2019-survey low.