The UK retail industry had in the second quarter of the year 3.3% fewer full-time jobs than the same period in 2016, impacted by structural changes driven by technology and the increased cost of employing people.
Full-year results from value fashion retailer Bonmarché may not have been that impressive last month but Q1 seems to have been a turnaround period for the company as online sales surged and physical stores did well too.
Amazon.com Inc launched its two-hour delivery service in Singapore on Thursday, marking the e-commerce giant's push into populous Southeast Asia and its first head-on battle with its Chinese rival, Alibaba Group Holding.
Artist Benjamin Shine hopes the launch of a new installation featuring his signature tulle fabrics in a New York department store window display at Bergdorf Goodman will inspire passersby to pause and self-reflect.
Fashion was the biggest UK growth sector on eBay last year with 26% of all registrations and the opportunities for specialists to grow at home and abroad are unprecedented says the company's UK head of fashion sales.