Reign opened its first New York City store at 807 Washington Street, utilizing Samsung's shopping system for a content-driven customer experience. The store is complimented by an online store and content platform.
After a collaboration with Koché and the appearance of team players at fashion week, the Parisian football club gets another fashion fix with the British group for a capsule line, available in Colette this week.
Asics has tapped Grammy-nominated DJ and producer Steve Aoki as its new ambassador. Aoki will help Asics introduce its newly rebranded image of "self expression through movement colliding with culture and sport."
A new Morgan Stanley study shows Amazon as a threat to both department stores and specialty retailers, with Amazon's new use of Nike and Lululemon's suppliers for its own private label sportswear a particular concern.
The collapse of Sears Canada, leaving vacant stores across the country, could actually boost profits for many mall owners who will be able to replace the retailer with tenants who can afford higher rents.