Business

Challenges, Missteps and Hope Abound for Digital Media

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Business

LVMH Buys Luxury Travel Group Belmond for $2.6 Billion

clock December 14, 2018Joelle Diderich

Business

Seeking the Mall's New Formula

clock December 14, 2018Sharon Edelson

Digital Daily

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Technology

Asos Gives Its Fashion Bot a Voice on Google Assistant

British retailer Asos gives its fashion chatbot voice powers.

clock October 11, 2018Adriana Lee

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Fashion Features

CEO Talks: David Jones’ David Thomas on Reinventing an Australian Icon

The Australian department store takes the wraps off the first stage of a major refurbishment of its Elizabeth Street, Sydney flagship.

clock October 5, 2018Patty Huntington

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Fashion Scoops

EXCLUSIVE: Duckie Thot Becomes a L’Oréal Paris Ambassador

The model will walk in the brand’s beauty and fashion show on Sept. 30.

clock September 24, 2018Jennifer Weil

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Retail

Nordstrom Posts Strong 2nd Quarter; Raises Guidance

The Seattle-based retailer once again showed it’s a leader in the department store sector.

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Retail

House of Fraser Shuts Down Web Site Amid Payment Disputes With Suppliers

The retailer reportedly has at least 50,000 unfulfilled online orders.

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Fashion Features

CEO Talks: Ba&sh Takes French-Girl Style to New Territories

Backed by L Catterton, the executive wants to popularize the affordable luxury brand beyond France.

clock August 16, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Shoppers enter the Kate Spade Madison Avenue store, in New York. Law enforcement officials say fashion designer Kate Spade has been found dead in her apartment in an apparent suicideKate Spade Death, New York, USA - 05 Jun 2018

Financial

Strong Retail Sales Fail to Cheer Investors

Markets remained jittery over Turkey’s currency crisis.

clock August 15, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

A worker pushes shopping carts in front of a Wal-Mart store in La Habra, Calif. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is forming a partnership with China's largest online direct retailer, giving JD.com ownership of its Yihaodian marketplace platform assets, including the brand, website and appWal Mart Stores JDcom, La Habra, USA

Financial

Retail’s Second Quarter: Spending Up, Tariffs Loom

Wall Street continues to see value retailers as a safe bet for the future.

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Financial

Perry Ellis Special Committee Ends Randa Talks

The current plan is to proceed with a $437 million deal with George Feldenkreis to take the company private.

clock August 14, 2018Vicki M. Young

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Business Features

New Balance Eyes $7 Billion in Sales by 2023

The privately held Boston-based brand is growing at 10 percent a year and is especially popular in Asia.

clock August 14, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

Markets

Liberty, Agenda to Move to Downtown Las Vegas in February

The undisclosed location will not be a traditional convention hall.

clock August 13, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

House of Fraser flagship store in Oxford Street

Business Features

Good Sport? Industry Wonders How Ashley Will Handle House of Fraser

House of Fraser could be the biggest challenge yet for Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley in a cold climate for British high-street retail.  

clock August 13, 2018Samantha Conti

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Technology

Android Pie’s Best New Feature For Retail Apps

Google wants people spending less time on phones, but Pie’s new Slices could be a lifeline for e-commerce apps.

clock August 10, 2018Adriana Lee

HONG KONG, HONG KONG - JULY 23:  Victoria's Secret Angels Martha Hunt (L) and Josephine Skriver pose for photographs to promote the launch of Victoria's Secret Hong Kong Flagship Store in Jardine's Bazaar, Causeway Bay, on July 23, 2018 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by Nicky Loh/Getty Images for Victoria's Secret)

Financial

Victoria’s Secret Connects Online, but Not in Stores

The lingerie retailer saw 22 percent comp growth online in the second quarter, but it wasn’t enough to drive an increase.

clock August 9, 2018Evan Clark

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Financial

Adidas Q2 Sales Rise 10% on World Cup Momentum

The company said it sold 10 million soccer balls and dominated social media during the World Cup.

clock August 9, 2018Mimosa Spencer

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Are Dollar Stores Beauty's Next Big Channel?

clock December 14, 2018Ellen Thomas and Faye Brookman

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