Online sales in Malaysia, which is currently just above 1 per cent of total retail market, is likely to quintuple by 2025, says a report. The rise is due to online outpacing store-based retail, especially fashion sales.
Cédric Charlier is heading back to Paris. And that’s after a peripatetic recent career. The Belgium designer will stage a joint men’s and women’s Spring 2018 collection on Wednesday June 21, in the menswear season.
Global bank Credit Suisse has issued a report predicting that between 20% to 25% of the existing US shopping malls will close by 2022. Of the 1,100 malls in America, this amounts to approximately 220 to 275.
An increase in internet activity in the Middle East and North Africa during Ramadan will see a surge in online sales across the region, according to a study, particularly at night when shoppers have broken their fast.
Alessandro Michele’s invitation for Gucci cruise 2018 was contained inside a pink box reading Urtica Ferox, which is Latin for stinging nettle. And this was a prickly show, albeit staged in a Renaissance palazzo.
Critics called it the quietest Cannes in years. But if the stars barely shone, the diamonds certainly did in a season that underlined how vital the film festival is to the jewelry industry, particularly for De Grisogono.
Surfstitch will extend its current trading halt on the ASX, on the back of implications from a $100 million class action and "the high level of uncertainty around the negotiations with the litigation funder."