The retailer is looking for the activewear addition and investments in online shopping to improve traffic and lift sales.
Fifty-five percent of the global population will live in urban areas this year and the median age will reach 30, according to Euromonitor International research.
While turning profitable, turnaround efforts continue by downsizing the retail footprint.
Berluti executive Séverine Merle succeeds Marco Gobbetti at the French fashion house.
Repatriation of luxury spending and improving consumer sentiment are seen as a boost.
Mobile engagement platform Urban Airship partnered with Apple Pay to enhance loyalty program experiences for retail brands.
Online and off-price gains, inventory controls and greater full-price selling fueled the profit increase.
Other predictions include: more mobile commerce, psychographic data, subscription services and more store closures.