U.S. retail sales are expected to rise between 3.8 percent and 4.4 percent to more than $3.8 trillion in 2019, the National Retail Federation said on Tuesday, citing high consumer confidence and rising wages.
High-end intimates specialist Wolford has begun to test the new shop concept that it first talked about last autumn, opening in Amsterdam in recent days with two Paris boutiques and one in LA also to open this month.
The Parisian department store chain will open its new flagship on the Champs-Elysées at the end of next month, unveiling a 6,500-square-metre temple to shopping in the form of an evolving lifestyle concept store.
India’s revised e-commerce rules caused widespread disruption on Amazon’s India website when they kicked in on Friday, forcing the company to take down its key grocery service and remove a wide range of products.
Social commerce platform Poshmark has revealed some of the biggest trends in its community in 2018, naming the year’s biggest influencers and categories, while also charting the rise of a new kind of online shopping.
Savage x Fenty, the lingerie line led by music and fashion star Rihanna which is spearheading the inclusivity movement in the intimates industry, has launched a new subscription-based service dubbed Xtra VIP.
Women's shoe brand Naturalizer will open two new flagship stores in Chicago and New York City. The stores, located on State Street in Chicago and 34th Street in New York City, will open in early February.
A report from the NPD Group has identified an increase of almost 50% in online luxury sales in the US over the last few years, with the growing shopping trend proving to be particularly popular among millennial women.