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The accessories brand, Troubadour, is one of the U.K. labels that showed in New York.

Mens Retail Business

British Brands Converge on U.S. Men’s Market

The UKFT helped nearly 50 brands show at the trade shows in New York this week.

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Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8550170c)Police secure the area on the south side of Westminster Bridge close to the Houses of Parliament in London, . The leader of Britain's House of Commons says a man has been shot by police at Parliament. David Liddington also said there were "reports of further violent incidents in the vicinity." London's police said officers had been called to a firearms incident on Westminster Bridge, near the parliament. Britain's MI5 says it is too early to say if the incident is terror-relatedBritain Parliament Incident, London, United Kingdom - 22 Mar 2017

Government and Trade

London Steps Up Security After Terrorist Attack in Westminster

Scotland Yard responded to the scene on Westminster Bridge at 2:40 p.m. GMT.

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Amazon Prime Air

Technology

Amazon Delivers First Drone Package

Amazon’s Prime Air is being tested to deliver packages that are up to five pounds in 30 minutes or less, and Amazon completed the first successful delivery Dec. 7.

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Government and Trade

Amazon U.K. Responds to Sunday Times Allegations

An undercover investigation by the London newspaper reported poor working conditions at Amazon U.K.’s Scotland depot.

clock December 12, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Retail

U.K. Retail Sales Fell in July, Following Brexit Vote

Department stores, footwear and leather goods bucked the trend.

clock July 27, 2016Samantha Conti

Jack Wills Catalog

Marketing and Promotion

Ad Watchdog Deems Jack Wills Catalog Images ‘Sexually Suggestive’

Britain’s Advertising Standards Authority has cracked down on the British high street brand for imagery in a direct mail catalog.

clock June 1, 2016Lorelei Marfil

UK Fashion & Textiles Awards

Fashion Scoops

British Designers Attend the UK Fashion & Textiles Awards

British textile companies, retailers and designers gathered to honor industry creatives at the annual UK Fashion & Textiles Awards.

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Ghurka Launches U.K.

Leather Goods

Ghurka Launches in the U.K.

American leather goods company Ghurka has landed in London.

clock May 20, 2015Lorelei Marfil

A look from Tim Coppens

Fashion Scoops

Tim Coppens Lands in UK at Harvey Nichols

Collection to make its debut on Feb. 9.

clock February 6, 2015Stephanie Hirschmiller

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Business

London’s Oxford Circus Hit by Reported Gun Attack on Black Friday

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