Dedicated to women’s lifestyle and launched in 1999, fashion site handbag.com will be the official media partner of The Style Show, an integral part of the 21st annual Clothes Show Live. For the second year running handbag.com will be providing online support for the duration of the show from 4th – […]

Leading US retailers reported November sales that were broadly lower than expected, as a post-Thanksgiving rush failed to offset earlier weak demand, reported the Financial Times. Retail Metrics, which tracks the monthly comparable sales figures, said its index for the month rose just 0.7 per cent from […]

Amazon, the world’s biggest online retailer is planning a surprise invasion of the British high street, reported The Times. Property landlords said that the American company, which has a market value of $59.1 billion (£35.6 billion), had launched a secret search for stores to support its rapidly growing […]

Further developing its international expansion, Spanish fashion brand Mango opens in Iraq. With this opening, the international retailer is now present in every country in the region, which it first entered in 1997 with the opening of its first store in Kuwait. The new premises have a total surface […]

Just in time for the Holiday season, quirky heritage brand Feiyue released a limited edition trainer. Feiyue teamed up with graffiti artist, graphic and fashion designer Steph.Cop, and is famous for co-founding the streetwear labels Homecore and Lady Soul as well as for his designer toys Analyse.Reflex.Obsessional […]

Experian Hitwise has revealed that 'Cyber Monday' December 7th and Sunday December 6th were the joint busiest days for online retailers so far this year. This means that the pre-Christmas peak in visits to online retailers has moved one week closer to Christmas this year compared to 2008, when the busiest […]

The British Fashion Council announced Christopher Bailey as the winner of the prestigious Designer of the Year Award. Ten other leading fashion figures were also honoured at the 2009 British Fashion Awards, supported by Swarovski, held at the Royal Courts of Justice, London.Hosted by presenter Lauren […]

Spanish retail group Inditex increased its net sales by 6% in the first nine months of this fiscal year, running from February 1st to October 31st. The net sales rose to 7,759 million euros, and sales in local currencies increased by 8% over the same period a year earlier. Inditex’ nine-month net income […]