The Belgian luxury handbag retailer is set to open its first North American store on Manhattan’s fifth avenue. Jean-Marc Loubier, who is the president and chief executive officer of First Heritage Brands including Delvaux - announced the news in a press release. “Being both a historic and current brand, […]

Balmain is launching its revamped web address, which is now managed by Online Flagship Stores, a division of Yoox Net-a-Porter. The two companies have signed a five-year partnership. Designed by Mazarine Agency, the new website premieres with a capsule collection in partnership with pop star Beyoncé, […]

Vestiaire Collective, the leading marketplace for buying and selling pre-owned luxury fashion, is to use Qubit’s AI-based technology to provide a more personalised customer experience as it looks to drive customer lifetime value. The online marketplace, which has more than 7 million members in over […]

Swedish fast-fashion retailer H&M tops the list of the world’s most popular brands, according to internet search data compiled by SEMrush, recording on average more than 30 million searches worldwide per month. H&M was followed by Zara, which received 25 million searches a month, while sportswear giants […]

The average US shopper spends 86 dollars (66 pounds) per month on UK websites, according to a study commissioned by the Royal Mail, as they are significantly more likely to trust the authenticity of a UK retailer. The research reveals that one in seven (14 percent) American online shoppers have purchased […]

Facebook has filed a patent application for a service which would allow users to purchase items and complete payments via its Messenger chat app, according to the website of the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Companies running a Facebook page are already able to engage with consumers via […]

IN PICTURES Nike has unveiled a new concept store, Nike Live in Los Angeles that aims to unite digital and physical retail and will act as a service hub for NikePlus members in the area. Located in the heart of West Los Angeles on Melrose Avenue, Nike by Melrose, spans 4,557 square feet and has been […]

Furla, the Italian luxury brand of bags and leather accessories, has opened a new shop in Miami. Located at Aventura, the largest shopping mall in Florida and the second largest shopping mall in the United States, the store spans over 80 square meters. It is Furla’s fifth shop in the US. “We are thrilled […]

Gucci is widely expected to be reducing its retail prices in China following the decision by the Beijing government to cut tariffs on imported luxury goods. According to Chinese publication Jing Daily, Gucci "would cut prices by an average of 5 percent in the country’s direct-to-consumer retail stores, […]

Some say the best part about reading a book is imagining how characters and places look like. With “Waiting at Hayden’s”, a new e-book by Riley Costello launched this week, readers no longer have to imagine. They can actually shop the characters’ clothes and home décor. The digital version of the book […]