In her first results announcement since taking over as CEO, The White Company chief executive Mary Homer reported sales growth and an operating profit rise at the UK-based company, although profit was only up by 2%.
Offering online stores the ability to provide clients a physical address by which they can make order returns, American firm Happy Returns has raised $8 million in funds to continue its development in the retail market.
New beauty concept Indulge beauty has launched online and its first store at Westfield Stratford City. Located on the lower ground floor, the store aims to become a one-stop destination for beauty lovers.
Bad weather, a touch of complacency and expectations of bigger discounts may have kept Britons from splashing out in a big way so far this Christmas season, but the shopper trickle will turn into a flood this weekend.
Black Friday e-tail sales disappointed, retailers focused on winning new customers rather than driving profits, and discounts were spread across the month - that's the conclusion of the latest IMRG online sales index.
The Federal Trade Commission has been actively sending letters to social media influencers reminding them to disclose compensation in an effort to crack down on what it has deemed as deceptive marketing practices.
Victoria Beckham’s brand may have lost over £8m last year but the firm is upbeat and said in accounts filed this week that it “continued to perform well in all its markets, despite a difficult trading environment”.
John Lewis struggled to find sales growth in the latest week as the hugely successful retailer showed that even the biggest names aren’t immune to the cautious spending environment in the UK at present.