Millennials are loyal to brands that connect them to experiences.

Business Features

Think Tank: Retail With Purpose and the New Customer Loyalty Equation

Retailers must find their new purpose in the emerging integrated marketplace if they are to drive long-term customer loyalty.

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Backstage at Burberry RTW Spring 2018

Business Features

Markets Wonder Who Will Succeed Bailey as Burberry Q3 Retail Sales Dip

Retail sales dipped 2.2%, hit by the U.K., while underlying sales rose 1%.

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NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 15: (L-R) James George of OC&C Strategy Consultants, Rumble founder Eugene Remm, Juice Press chairman Michael Karsch, Marcia Kilgore founder of Bliss Spa, Soap & Glory and FitFlop, Mindy Grossman President and CEO at Weight Watchers, Kara Goldin CEO of Hint Water, Strand Conover, and Financo CEO John Berg attend the Financo CEO Forum on January 15, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Financo CEO Forum)

Mergers and Acquisitions

All Is ‘Wellness’ at the Financo Forum

The forum lacked the usual spirit of debate, but provided plenty of insights on up-and-coming companies and wellness.

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Holiday shopping in New York.

Marketing and Promotion

Affluent Consumers Hunt for Deals, Too

First Insight’s latest research revealed that shoppers — across income levels — are increasingly savvy to find the best prices.

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E-commerce, personalization

Technology

The Future of Retail Is AI-Powered and ‘Merchant-Imagined’

Accenture presented a new retail model during a panel session with WWD and the CFDA.

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Reusable shopping bags are offered for sale at a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market, in the Chinatown district of Los Angeles. Wal-Mart is sharpening its attack against Amazon. The discounter says it is changing its membership-based free shipping service test to two days from three days and is charging one dollar less for the annual membership fee. Wal-Mart began testing the service in 2015 as a way to counter Amazon's highly successful Prime shippingWal-Mart-Delivery, Los Angeles, USA

Retail

Wal-Mart Taps Judith McKenna as New International Head

She will become the second woman ceo in Wal-Mart’s history.

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Pedestrians pass Tiffany & Co store at Frankfurt's fashionable Goethestrasse street, late 16 November 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany.Tiffany & Co store at Frankfurt's fashionable Goethestrasse street, Germany - 16 Nov 2017

Financial

Tiffany Holiday Sales Jump 8%

New ceo Alessandro Bogliolo said the brand has to continue to evolve to keep growth up.

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Uniqlo Stockholm

Retail

Uniqlo to Enter Swedish Market

The fast-fashion company will open its first store in Stockholm this fall.

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Financial

Zalando Breaks 4 Billion Euro Sales Barrier in 2017

Leading e-tailer continues profitable growth in Q4 and for full year, according to preliminary figures

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Details at Burberry RTW Spring 2018

Financial

Burberry Retail Revenue Falls 2.2% in Q3, Impacted by U.K.

Retail revenue climbed 1 percent on an underlying basis.

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Colorful stripes atop daytime silhouettes proved to be one of the more striking trends of the season. DVF and Tanya Taylor opted for separates with strong lines, while Carolina Herrera argued for a full head-to-toe look.Pictured: Altuzarra, Carolina Herrera, DVF, and Tanya Taylor

Fashion

5 Standout Fashion Trends From Pre-Fall 2018

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