It was a big day for Bicester Village on Thursday with the Value Retail-owned outlet mall opening its long-awaited extension that sees it with 30 new stores, more dining options and an all-new VIP area.
American publisher Hearst announced that it will take over the Dutch branch of Gruner + Jahr Media. With the takeover all brands and activities of G+J will become part of Hearst and published by Hearst Netherlands.
Out with the old, in with the new. Peter Ridler has moved from his role at White Stuff and has taken over at Calvetron, the firm that owns Dash, Jacques Vert, Precis and Windsmoor after CEO Shaun Wills stepped down.
Reign opened its first New York City store at 807 Washington Street, utilizing Samsung's shopping system for a content-driven customer experience. The store is complimented by an online store and content platform.
After a collaboration with Koché and the appearance of team players at fashion week, the Parisian football club gets another fashion fix with the British group for a capsule line, available in Colette this week.
Asics has tapped Grammy-nominated DJ and producer Steve Aoki as its new ambassador. Aoki will help Asics introduce its newly rebranded image of "self expression through movement colliding with culture and sport."