LL Bean changed its lifetime return policy last Friday, transitioning to a more restrictive one year term. The company has now been sued by a consumer seeking to create a class action against the company for the change.
Marking the biggest sales dip in 11 months, US consumer spending cooled off in the first quarter, following the holiday season's strong showing. Year-over-year data, however, shows a healthy uptick of 5.4 percent.
Egyptian jeweller Azza Fahmy is to launch in the UK with the brand having just signed up to a store in luxury shopping-location-cum-tourist-destination Burlington Arcade as London remains a key focus for high-end brands.
Armed robbers launched a spectacular raid on the world famous Ritz hotel in Paris Wednesday, making off with an estimated four million euros worth of jewels, the latest in a string of high-profile heists in Paris.
Celebrity favorite Rimowa has opened a pop-up shop in Beverly Hills on Rodeo Drive. This is the first ever pop-up shop for the legacy German luggage and accessories brand known for its aluminum-sided ridged bags.
Target has listened to consumers and stopped selling Mario Batali products online after he admitted to sexually assaulting coworkers. Batali stepped away from his business, including the Westfield Century City's Eataly.