Activists from social justice organisation Attac on Saturday unfurled a giant banner over the headquarters of French luxury group LVMH and sprayed black paint on the storefront of its newly revamped La Samaritaine.
RewardStyle’s platform and its LiketoKnow.it shopping app are rebranding as LTK, a unified platform “to lead the industry in powering global creator commerce, servicing brands, influencers and shoppers”.
Retail in London’s premium Marylebone area has been given a boost with the addition of two new independent stores -- Labour and Wait and John Boyd Hats --added to landlord Portman Estate’s portfolio this month.
Cadogan Estates, the family-owned company that owns swathes of commercial and private properties across London’s Chelsea and Knightsbridge, has seen the value of its 93-acre portfolio fall by almost £800 million.
An online marketplace that combines health and sport brands is being launched in the UK by Decathlon. And the brand has lofty expectations to build the international digital venture into a billion euro-plus business.
Farfetch said on Wednesday it is teaming up with ThredUp to bring its donation program to the U.S., allowing customers to extend the life of their clothes, while earning shopping credit and raising money for charity.
Gap is going online-only in the UK and Republic of Ireland with news on Wednesday that it’s closing all 81 of its stores in the British Isles, rather than just the 19 that had already been announced for closure in July.
Global beauty tech specialist Perfect Corp has linked up with Smashbox on a key tech and personalisation development designed to make it easier for consumers to visualise their eye make-up looks and drive sales higher.