Danish outerwear brand Rains has opened the doors of its first concept store in London. The new Rains Store, located at 192 Upper Street, in Islington, opened its doors to the public on Thursday afternoon. Spanning 430 square feet, the new store features a wide range of the brand's mens and womenswear […]

Selfridges is ramping up its stance against plastic by banning all sales of single-use plastic bottles for fizzy drinks from its stores. The move comes nearly three years after Selfrigdes stopped selling disposable plastic water bottles in all its stores and restaurants as part of its Project Ocean […]

Plus-size fashion retailer Yours Clothing has opened a new store in Meadows shopping centre in Chelmsford, Essex as it continues to expand its store portfolio. The new store, located opposite a Warehouse store, features the brand's full range of plus-size women swear in sizes 16 to 36. The opening is […]

London - Selfridges has revealed its second Shoe Galleries concept, which opened at its store located within the Birmingham Bullring. The new 15,000 square foot space officially opened its door to the public over the weekend, as Selfridges hosted a series of events to mark the occasion including live […]

Luxury department store Fortnum & Mason is set to open a new store at The Royal Exchange in London. Set to open in October, the new store will span 2, 368 square feet and offer a select edit of products. The new store marks Fortnum & Mason's fourth UK store, in addition to its flagship store at Piccadilly […]

REPORT London - Even though Black Friday may not have quite the draw to the high street as it did in the past, in 2017 the discount shopping day boosted online sales across Europe by 509 percent. 47 percent of all womenswear was reduced in price as well, according to the WGSM Barometer, underlining […]

While wet weather kept shoppers off the high street over Easter, shopping centre Westfield has reported a “significant” increase of 18 percent in visitors compared to last year, over the Easter bank holiday weekend. Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City attracted more than 940,000 shoppers over […]

INTERVIEW Amsterdam - The Sting unveiled its new retail concept at its latest flagship store opening in Haarlem, as the Dutch fashion group turns its focus towards strengthening its presence in its home market. This means the shuttering of its flagship store in London, as well as its store in Germany. […]

Ted Baker has launched a pop-up at London’s Old Street station to celebrate its new Colour By Numbers collection, which features contemporary everyday shapes such as oversized T-shirts and relaxed, shift dresses. The pop-up, which will be open until May 4, looks more like an art gallery than that of […]

Shoppers stayed indoors over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend due to wet weather, as total shop visits between Friday and Easter Monday were down 2.4 percent compared with last year, according to research group Springboard. Its research reveals that high street footfall fell by 9.6 percent on Good Friday […]