Away, the New-York based luggage brand which has been trending thanks to its collaborations with Missoni, Alex Eagle and Pernille Telsbaek, among others, has chosen London to open its first permanent store outside the United States. Set to open later this month, the shop will be located at 9 Earlham […]

Marks & Spencer closed seven stores over the weekend, with more closures expected as part of its five-year turnaround plan. M&S closed stores in Falkirk, Kettering, Newmarket, Northampton, Stockton, Walsall and New Mersey, as well as its Simply Food outlet in London's Bayswater. The ailing retailer […]

Denim brand G-Star Raw is to open its sixth UK standalone store at Meadowhall, as part of its limited expansion plan that will see them opening five new stores by the end of the year. The brand will open a 2,500 square foot flagship at the Yorkshire shopping centre in October, which will focus on G-Star […]

Global Blue has extended its VIP Globe Shopping Lounge network with an opening in London on Albemarle Street in the heart of Mayfair, which is expected to attract more than 40,000 guests in its first year. The 2,580 square foot shopping lounge, offers a unique opportunity for retailers and brands to […]

British tailor Chester Barrie has announced it is to refurbish its Savile Row store to mark a “new beginning” for the brand under the design direction of creative director, Simon Kirby. The contemporary tailoring brand is looking to transform the store’s personality into the British tailor’s DNA, with […]

Selfridges is finishing its multi-year revamping with a 4,000 square feet (370 square meters) optical destination -- the largest of its kind in the UK. The space offers 2,200 eyewear styles from 50 brands (once again, more than any other shop in the UK), two-thirds of which are sunglasses. “Sixteen […]

Luxury fashion brands Christian Louboutin and Gucci have both opened new boutiques within Selfridges at the Bullring in Birmingham, as part of the “continued investment” in the department store. Shoe and accessories brand Christian Louboutin has launched an art deco themed boutique, while Italian fashion […]

Many fashionistas lamented the closure of Parisian concept store Colette, which shut its doors for good last year. However, there’s still a chance to get a hold of some of Colette’s items -- if you’re willing to go to Sweden, that is. Afound, the multi-brand discount store launched by H&M in its motherland […]

INTERACTIVE The Zalando Campus in Berlin is currently being prepared with construction expected to be complete by the 10th anniversary of the company, in September. The new office structure, in Friedrichshain, will accommodate 5,000 employees and aims to reflect all the creative and innovative atmosphere […]

Omni-channel fast fashion brand has announced the opening of its new store at Westgate shopping centre, Oxford. The company said, situated in the heart of the shopping centre, the 2828 sq. ft. store stocks Quiz’s latest product range of apparel, shoes and accessories. The store also offers click and […]