Specialist fit fashion retailer Long Tall Sally has released new research showing that the traditional body shapes the industry uses (pear, apple, hourglass, rectangle, inverted triangle) “don't reflect modern women.”
High-end intimates specialist Wolford has begun to test the new shop concept that it first talked about last autumn, opening in Amsterdam in recent days with two Paris boutiques and one in LA also to open this month.
Jewellery maker Pandora, struggling to regain its competitive edge in a weak retail market, plans to make cost savings of 1.2 billion crowns as it faces a drop in organic revenue growth of 3-7 percent this year.
Beauty sales rising last month was cold comfort for a retail sector that saw womenswear, menswear, shoes and department stores all falling. And shoppers remained discount-driven, despite clearance sale fatigue.
Alphabet Inc reported sharply higher fourth-quarter spending on video content, employees and facilities, worrying investors who sent the tech company’s shares down about 3 percent after hours on Monday.
The US apparel brand has announced the upcoming launch of a swimwear capsule designed in collaboration with the model and actress, who is also the face of the label’s Spring/Summer 2019 swimwear campaign.
Sears department store chain took its fight for survival to a bankruptcy judge on Monday, arguing the proposed $5.2 billion sale to its chairman, Eddie Lampert, would help save 45,000 jobs and keep 425 stores open.
The Parisian department store chain will open its new flagship on the Champs-Elysées at the end of next month, unveiling a 6,500-square-metre temple to shopping in the form of an evolving lifestyle concept store.