British heritage brand Burberry has been named the best mobile commerce retailer in the UK in a new report released by e-commerce agency Ampersand. ​ ​ Entitled The Mobile Retail Report , the report ranks the mobile stores of 158 multi ​-​ channel UK retailers via a list of criteria created to gauge […]

Tamara Mellon is said to be preparing for her big return to the industry next month, as the footwear designer is set to relaunch her eponymous brand online this October under a direct-to-consumer business model. The new structure is said to remove all wholesale accounts and see Tamara Mellon offers […]

British high street retailer River Island has teamed up with Snapchat for its latest campaign, named "Snap & Share." A first for fashion retailers, the campaign sees River Island launch a number of custom branded filters, which can only being activated in-store. The campaign, which is target at millennials […]

UPDATE Bianca Miller, one of the finalists in BBC's The Apprentice in 2014, has signed a deal to sell her namesake hosiery brand in Topshop and on Topshop.com. ​ ​ The collection of nude hosiery launched in Topshop global flagship store on Oxford Street August 27 and will be rolled out to stores in […]

British department store Marks & Spencer may pull the plug on a number of its international stores under plans laid out by its CEO Steve Rowe to increase company profits. Rowe, is understood to have made M&S's overseas business his next main concern following a decline in profits which was "not sustainable", […]

London - Have you ever wondered how the latest must-have fashion item unanimously finds itself prominently on the page of all the major e-commerce platforms? The reason is data. From Net-a-Porter to FarFetch, Topshop to M&S, there isn't a global online retailer who doesn't rely on data analytics to […]

Supermarket Sainsbury’s has become the first retailer to trial a new concept called ‘slow shopping’ designed to help the most vulnerable shoppers. The ‘slow shopping’ concept will be on trial at Sainsbury’s Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne store every Tuesday from 1pm to 3pm and will assist elderly customers […]

A new report reveals that 80 percent of British consumers have considered purchasing online from a retailer outside of the UK, while 44 percent have already done so. Bronto Software in collaboration with Censuswide found that Millennials, in particular, have embraced cross-border online retailing, with […]

New York - British clothing retailer Drake's has come to SoHo. Last Friday, they opened a store in the boutique district at 120 Prince Street. The new boutique clocks in at a total of 400 square feet. This store is the first Drake's store outside of the U.K. The only other full-price store is on Clifford […]

The clothing and footwear sector is expected to boost UK online retailing to a 42 percent growth from 2016 to 2021, according to a new report from Verdict Retail. The ‘E-Retail in the UK 2016’ report reveals that online growth is going to be driven by clothing and footwear sales, which it is predicting […]

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