Harrods has proven that deep-rooted tradition and continued innovation are key to win the retail race, with the famous 170-year old landmark beating others as the world’s best-performing luxury department store.
If any designer is surely worthy of a biopic it must be Diane von Furstenberg. A beautiful multi-career change designer, who married a prince at 18; invented the wrap dress; and was New York’s It Girl of the 1970s.
Coal Drops Yard, the major retail development that opened next to London’s King’s Cross Station last autumn, has announced a mix of globally known and local labels that will open there by this summer.
A major investor in London department store Liberty is exploring a sale of its stake in the business, according to a report, with private equity company BlueGem having “asked UBS to sound out prospective bidders.”
Longchamp creative director Sophie Delafontaine presented a collection inspired by transatlantic travel between Paris and New York City with a classic rock 'n' roll aesthetic, as the brand continues to expand globally.