Yoox Net-a-Porter announced stellar sales figures this week, with growth of 31 percent 1.7 billion euro in fiscal 2015, beating analysts’ expectations of 1.6 billion euro. Mobile shopping contributed almost 40 percent of the group's sales, boosted by native apps, which surged 180 percent. The company […]

American womenswear brand Eileen Fisher, which has a number of standalone stores in London, has officially become a Certified B Corporation after bring recognised for its high standards with regards social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency. This certification means that […]

British menswear brand Oliver Spencer is opening a shop-in-shop in luxury Parisian department store Le Bon Marché this month. The 380 square foot space, located on the lower ground floor of the Left Bank department store, will open on February 18 and will showcase the menswear designer’s spring/summer […]

The start of the Lunar New Year Golden Week is likely to bring a boost in international spend on Monday in London's prime shopping areas as visiting Chinese shoppers treat each other and friends and family. The annual celebration, which is traditionally accompanied by the exchange of red envelopes and […]

British consumer spending grew at its fastest rate in eight months in January, according to Visa’s consumer spending index, helped by a surge in clothing and footwear sales. Visa’s consumer spending index revealed that consumer spending increased by 2.7 percent on an annual basis in January, the highest […]

The value of Scottish retail sales fell 0.3 percent in the final quarter of 2015, and by 0.9 percent annually, according to the latest Retail Sales Index for Scotland. This is in contrast to the value of retail sales in Great Britain increasing by 0.1 percent in volume during the fourth quarter of 2015, […]

7-Eleven is famous for offering a variety of services in Japan, but now they can also add Uniqlo delivery pick-up location to the list of things they do. This morning, Fast Retailing’s Uniqlo chain said they will be launching a service on February 16 that allows consumers to place orders through Uniqlo’s […]

While consumers took more to online shopping than the high street over Christmas, they didn't forsake it during the January sales as the high street bounced back after a lacklustre holiday season. Overall sales last month grew an impressive 1.4 percent, driven mainly by a strong first fortnight when […]

London - As US online giant Amazon was denied regulatory approval for its flying drones in America, the company has decided to look elsewhere for the trial of its Amazon Prime Air delivery service, namely the UK, the Netherlands and Canada. Jeff Bezos, founder and Chief Executive Officer at Amazon confirmed […]

There seems to be little slowing down the expansion of fashion e-tailer Farfetch. The online retailer, which recently signed its 400th global retail partner, is set to launch its debut beauty section with Space NK Apothecary. In addition, Farfetch will also unveil its new category: children’s wear in […]

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