With 12,000 stores projected to close in the US by the end of this year, and the apparel and accessories sector expected to suffer particularly heavy casualties, Amazon looks likely to turn the situation in its favor.
Following in the footsteps of the stars of Parisian fashion, a new generation of designers was also busy making a name for itself on Tuesday, with shows from Anrealage, Afterhomework, Victoria/Tomas, Dawei and Mazarine.
With the seamless handling of delivery and returns being a key weapon online retailers can deploy, it's interesting to hear that Zalando’s test in Denmark of a pick-up and drop-off pilot has seen a strong response.
China’s top technology hub Hangzhou plans to assign government officials to work with 100 private companies including e-commerce giant Alibaba, in a move likely to raise concerns over the growing role of the state.
According to a study conducted by OpenX, this holiday shopping season will be the first in which online spending will outweigh purchases made in store, a shift driven by millennials and mobile shopping.
A group of fashion designers, BFC ambassadors and industry leaders joined the British Fashion Council to launch its Fashion Studio Apprenticeship during a visit at Prendergast Vale School in Lewisham on Monday.
A photo of British designer Victoria Beckham together with her daughter Harper was the most effective social media post during London Fashion Week, giving her brand the title of most influential of the London season.
John Lewis may be one of the UK’s more successful department store chains but that doesn’t mean it's firing on all cylinders and a string of disappointing results recently means a corporate restructuring may be coming.
E-tail giant Zalando has reported what it called “outstanding” customer growth for Q2 with its strongest ever active customer growth for that particular part of the year and its fastest site visit growth since 2013.
The adventure sports lifestyle company has announced that it has created six new leadership roles, revealing a multi-year growth agenda focused on seven priorities, including digital development and sustainability.
Marks & Spencer Group Plc said on Saturday its chief financial officer, Humphrey Singer, was stepping down after little more than a year, a further setback as the retailer is demoted from Britain’s leading share index.