London - The month of February was as miserable for its cold weather snap as it was for UK retail. Following the release of the disappointing figures from BDO High Street Sales Tracker on Friday, the high street saw sales slide for the fifth year in a row. Sales have been down since 2013 Bricks and […]

Selfridges is the UK’s first retailer to up-cycle its coffee cups and reprocess them into their iconic yellow shopping bags. Selfridges will repurpose its used cups from its food hall and offices by ‘tipping, flipping and stacking’ them to ensure any remaining liquid is drained. The lid, sleeve and […]

Ross is expanding its retail footprint. The company recently opened 23 Ross Dress for Less and six dd's Discounts stores across 14 different states in February and March. These new locations are part of the company's plans to add approximately 100 New Stores, including 75 Ross and 25 dd's Discounts […]

Hong Kong-based eyewear label Mujosh just announced its first move into the U.S. market. The brand opened stores at Stoneridge Mall and Westfield in San Francisco and one store at Glendale Galleria in Los Angeles. The stores opened last month and this month debuting Mujosh's retail move into the country. […]

French label Moynat has announced a new store in a major market. Planting roots in the Middle East, the label is opening an flagship in the Dubai Mall. The brand confirmed its newest location through an Instagram post, showcasing the label's grand entrance. The store has glass windows, framed symmetrically […]

London - Things were relatively quiet over at Mexx following its take-over by Dutch company RNF Group. But the fashion brand is ready to jumped back into the limelight again, as its new owners have unveiled the first steps of Mexx's relaunch, which includes the launch of a mini collection and a renewed […]

Supermarket Sainsbury’s has announced that it will be investing over 100 million pounds in its store employees this year, including increasing the base rate of pay as part of a new contract as well as the introducing “streamlined and broader” job roles. The new contract for its 130,000 store employees […]

London - Mobile commerce is set to become the new channel for luxury, VIP shopping, as millennials continue to shop from their smartphones. However, the UK is lagging behind the rest of the world when it comes to offering a premium shopping experience via mobile app, according to new research from Worldpay. […]

Fashion retailer Next has opened one of its largest stores to date in the UK at intu Metrocentre, Gateshead. Located in a building which formerly housed BHS, the new two storey store spans 78,000 square feet. The new store, which officially opens its doors to the public on March 6, is more than double […]

Luxury French fashion house Givenchy has rolled out its e-commerce platform to its five main European markets, which includes the UK, following the successful launch of its new omni-channel e-commerce platform, the Maison Givenchy in September 2017. The Givenchy website has been overseen by British […]