Luxury retailer has been named by the government for failing to pay two of its workers the national minimum wage as part of a list of 70 employers. The ‘naming and shaming’ comes a day after the Low Pay Commission made its recommendation that the adult national minimum wage rate should […]

Marks & Spencer could be moving into the world of e-commerce in India very soon. The British department store group is said to be in the last stages of signing an agreement with India’s biggest fashion e-tailer to sell its wares online. The move comes at a time when the majority of web stores […]

The Low Pay Commission, the independent body that advises the government on the minimum wage, is recommending that the adult rate is increased by 3 percent, from 6.50 to 6.70 pounds an hour. If the recommended hourly rate is approved it would be the biggest increase since 2008 and would be worth over […]

Fashion and homewares retailer Next has been confirmed as the third anchor store within the 150 million pound leisure and entertainment complex Resorts World Birmingham. Next has taken a 10,000 square foot space at the complex’s 50 unit outlet centre and joins other anchor tenants Nike and Gap Outlet […]

Plus-size womenswear retailer Evans is to stock The Only Way is Essex star Gemma Collins’ clothing collection from next month both in-store and online. Contrary to reports across tabloid outlets, Collins will not be the face of Evans but the retailer will be stocking her plus-sized collection of dresses […]

German etailer Zalando has launched a new online feature to help customers find a matching piece for a future outfit, named 'Shop the look.' The new feature allows users the freedom to browse through other products offered online to recreate an outfit shown on a product page, as well as similar items […]

Madewell, the younger, more casual sister label to US hit brand J.Crew is finally making it's debut overseas in the UK market, thanks to a new partnership between the group and The hip label, which is praised in the US for its denim-focused and more accessibly priced collections, has […]

Online retailer giant Asos has expanded its free returns service to customers overseas in the Netherlands as part of its overall goal to boost customer service in every market it operates in. It's a first for the fashion e-tailer, Asos has signed partnerships with Post NL, UPS and Kiala to offer free […]

Al-Shabaab, a Somalia-based terror group, has released a video calling for attacks on London’s Oxford Street and the Westfield shopping centres in the latest jihadist threat to the UK. The video, which lasts more than an hour, called for its followers to “hasten to heaven” by attacking some of the country’s […]

US retail group Urban Outfitters, Inc. plans to relocate its current e-commerce fulfillment centre in Trenton, South Carolina to a newly built facility in Gap, Pennsylvania. The move will significantly increase the company’s fulfillment capacity, thus responding to strong direct-to-consumer growth and […]

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