New Jersey’s Westfield Garden State Plaza just got a new retail concept. The Gathering Shops, an innovative retail startup with the aim of offering a physical retail opportunity to digitally native brands, opened an experiential retail space within New Jersey’s largest mall this week. “Westfield Garden […]

London - While the UK used to look on with bewilderment as Americans stumbled over themselves to grab the best Black Friday deals, the British are undoubtedly warmed up to the November shopping bonanza. Though the UK saw a slowdown in engagement with Black Friday in 2017, UK retailers are still testing […]

The run-up to Christmas has to date not spurred a boost in sales, with the Office of National Statistics (ONS) reporting retail sales fell to a six-month low in October. Accord to the ONS a buoyant summer of sales has prompted a spending ease in October. While sales slid 0.5 percent compared to September […]

Nike has taken the expansion of the consumer experience within brick and mortar retail to the next level with its new Fifth Avenue flagship. Called the “House of Innovation 000,” the 68,000 square foot store opened Thursday and is truly the innovative retail experience of the future. Along with tech-meets-physical […]

Macy’s announced earlier this week that despite its four consecutive quarters of sales growth in its current retail locations, it plans to cut down on square footage in a number of their stores. As the department store chain sees its consumers shifting more towards online shopping, it has come up with […]

Amazon Canada said that its Black Friday deals store will open on Thursday, November 22 at 6 p.m. ET, offering new and great deals every hour through Black Friday. In lead-up to next Thursday, customers will also find deals in every department starting tomorrow, November 16 until November 22, at 6 p.m. […]

Bain & Company has revealed a 7 percent growth of the global luxury market in constant currencies for 2018 at the Vogue Fashion Festival. Personal luxury items have yielded around 280 billion Euros worth of global revenue in the year. Despite earlier shockwaves to luxury stock prices ignited by […]

New York’s Upper 5th Avenue came second on the 30th annual list of most expensive retail streets in the world, published by real estate company Cushman & Wakefield. The fancy avenue was dethroned by Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay, which didn’t top the list since 2012. Causeway Bay retailers pay an average […]

One more study confirms: while good old brick and mortar shopping is not going anywhere, Americans are increasingly using other means to buy gifts for friends and family during the holiday season. A survey of 1,000 US adults conducted by Citi Retail Services revealed 57 percent of consumers are planning […]

VIA Outlets, the newest and fastest growing owner operator of outlet shopping destinations in Europe, has confirmed the launch of an extension and remodelling programme of 29 million euros focussing on three outlets in Sweden, Spain and Poland to help better position the outlets as premium shopping […]




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