Montblanc has partnered with YNAP (Yoox Net-a-Porter) for the launch of a mobile store. YNAP will be powering the mobile commerce for the next phase of Montblanc's e-commerce business. The aim of the new platform is for Montblanc's customers to be able to connect their physical shopping experience with […]

Ted Baker has teamed up with Klarna to offer two new payment methods on its UK website. Shoppers at the British luxury label can now pay up to 30 days after the shipment of their order, or split their payment into three monthly interest-free installments. Ted Baker will launch the same features on its […]

Lord & Taylor will permanently close 19 of its brick-and-mortar stores. The luxury department store and its parent company Le Tote filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this past weekend. "Both Le Tote and Lord + Taylor will continue to operate during the chapter 11 process and offer the same superior […]

Weekly footfall in July was up by 12.7 percent on June, according to the latest figures for non-food stores to be released by Ipsos Retail Performance, however, yearly figures were down by 53 percent. July marks the first full month of opening following the coronavirus lockdown, and footfall results […]

Payments provider Klarna has announced a new followable 'Wish Lists' feature. The feature allows customers to create, share and follow shoppable Wish lists on the Swedish company’s app. They can also follow and share lists created by brands, influencers, and Klarna's shopping experts to find inspiration. […]

Rochas is saying au revoir to menswear. The French label has taken a major hit from coronavirus, and will now be suspending their menswear line after three seasons under the menswear direction of designer Federico Curradi. Rochas, which is owned by Interparfums, relaunched menswear in 2019 on the Paris […]

Timberland has won ‘Store of the Year’ by Shop! and earned a coveted spot on Retail Design Institute’s Class of 2019 roster, representing the “best of the best” for stores opened in 2019, for its purpose-led flagship store on Carnaby Street in London. The 2,600 square-foot Carnaby Street flagship store […]

Swarovski has opened its Crystal Studio concept in London, marking the first in the UK, following successful openings in Milan, Paris, Tokyo, LA and Shanghai. The Crystal Studio concept aims to redefine retail in the jewellery space, offering consumers the opportunities to “style their own sparkle” […]

VIA Outlets, Europe’s fastest-growing owner-operator of premium fashion outlet destinations, has partnered with testing and certification expert Bureau Veritas to create a ‘Safer Shopping’ certificate, to showcase that its shopping centres are Covid-19 safe. The ‘Safer Shopping’ certificate, created […]

Burberry has opened the doors of what it describes as “luxury’s first social retail store” in Shenzhen, China. The store, opened on Friday, aims to “blend the physical and social worlds” - a concept the British luxury label has been progressively exploring. In early July, it launched a campaign juxtaposing […]




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