A new collection from H&M has unleashed protests from women’s rights campaigners because it includes the slogan “I love GBV”, the initials of the designer but also a widely used acronym for gender-based violence.
Accumulated waste from China’s e-commerce and express delivery sectors stands to more than quadruple by 2025 unless action is taken to rein it in, green groups said on Monday, as Singles’ Day broke new sales records.
Chinese retailer Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s sales for its 24-hour Singles’ Day shopping blitz hit a record $38.4 billion, more than U.S. rival Amazon.com Inc’s haul last quarter from online store sales.
Amazon Fashion has launched five of its own private-label brands in Europe, but another 103 have already been introduced in the US by the web giant, although it denies claims it is competing with client brands.
Alibaba Group Holding on Monday said sales for its annual Singles’ Day shopping blitz hit 158.31 billion yuan ($22.63 billion) in its first nine hours, up 25% from 126.72 billion yuan at the same point last year.
China’s e-commerce giant, Alibaba Group Holding, said on Friday it would invest an additional $3.33 billion to raise its equity stake in its logistics affiliate Cainiao Smart Logistics Network to 63% from 51%.
As both its search for a new CEO and its review of strategic alternatives get underway, the NYC-based consumer brands management company announced declining sales and deepening losses for the third quarter on Friday.
Introduced a few seasons ago, PSWL is becoming Proenza Schouler White Label and turning over a new leaf for Pre-Spring 2020 with a less casual, more elaborate approach resulting in a more refined offering.
Sears on Thursday said it had won a $250 million lifeline from lenders that include billionaire owner Eddie Lampert, and will close additional stores, as mounting losses strain the U.S. chain's finances.
Facebook on Thursday launched a catalog feature for its WhatsApp messaging app, building out the service's e-commerce tools as it moves slowly toward monetizing the app it bought in 2014 for $19 billion.