Luxury label Rebecca Minkoff has teamed up with eBay to launch its first 'Connected' store, in Soho, New York City, which is said to usher in the future of retail shopping. The new store aims to offer an innovative in-store experience, whilst blurring the boundaries between online and offline shopping […]

Dutch womenswear brand SuperTrash has relocated from his South Molton Street store to London’s Carnaby Street with a new two-storey flagship. The new location at 43 Carnaby Street, on the corner of Carnaby and Ganton Street, is in a more prominent location and the Dutch fashion brand is looking […]

Mobile and international sales pushed online sales to a record high this Black Friday, ahead of the Monday after Thanksgiving, known as Cyber Monday, which is usually thought of as the biggest online shopping day. Online sales during Black Friday past the 2 billion dollar, or 1.27 billion pound mark […]

The Woolmark Company has launched an e-commerce marketplace on its consumer-facing website,, as it looks to make Merino wool products more “discoverable” for consumers worldwide. doesn’t sell products directly, but instead acts as an aggregator powered by ShopStyle […]

AgilOne, a predictive creative cloud, has completed a survey of marketing personalisation preferences for shoppers in different territories. The company surveyed more than 3,000 adult consumers in the US and UK on their shopping personalization preferences using retail research agency Conlumino. Everyday […]

British model Naomi Campbell launched a pop-up fashion shop in east London to raise awareness of the spread of Ebola on Thursday. Sporting a thick fringe and wearing a plunging grey dress, Campbell showed off party dresses, glittery high heels and other pieces donated by designers and friends to be […]

INTERVIEW_ German clothing retailer Takko Fashion continues its expansion in the Russian market and plans to open five more stores by the end of the year. And in 2015, the value fashion retailer will even head to Russia's east. In an interview with FashionUnited, Konstantin Arkhipov, CEO of Takko CIS, […]

It looks like retailers’ heavy investment in Black Friday promotions is set to pay off, as almost half of UK shoppers say they will participate in the shopping event, as awareness of the US retail occasion reaches an all-time high in the UK, according to new research from Verdict. The research […]

British fashion and bridalwear label Jenny Packham has opened its first Asian flagship store at 32 Lyndhurst Terrace in the Central district of Hong Kong. Spanning over two floors, the 861 square foot store is mainly focused to cater for bridal customers, but will also offer an exclusive edit from the […]

A new survey by CBRE has found that 79 percent of international consumers still visit a physical store to buy a product, reflecting the key role the in-store experience plays in the overall shopping journey. The research, which surveyed 32,000 consumers across 32 countries, found that consumers see […]