Black Friday spending fell in the UK, according to one report, even though the number of items bought this year rose, suggesting consumers are bargain-focused and retailers might struggle to make a profit from the event.
U.S. shoppers formed long lines at store checkout counters on Black Friday, offering evidence that a healthy economy and rising wages are translating into stronger consumer spending at the start of the holiday season.
According to a holiday shopping report released by the NRF and Prosper Insight & Analytics on Wednesday, young adult consumers are the age group most likely to increase their spending over the festive season this year.
Louis Vuitton is heading to the Big Apple. The house's creative director Nicolas Ghesquière has decided to stage its next cruise show in New York on May 8, 2019, continuing his peripatetic voyage of the globe.