Christmas spend could dip slightly in the West End this Christmas a new prediction shows but it also says that the challenging year has made it a buyers market that should tempt people away from their screens.
Superdry may be under pressure at the moment from its unhappy co-founder, and it may have had a tough time in the summer, but its trading update on Thursday painted a picture of a company in reasonably good health.
Walmart said it would start offering holiday deals for customers as early as Thursday, as it prepares to compete with Amazon, Target Corp and other rivals for shoppers on one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
Following the news that Amazon now plans to split its new headquarters between two sites, including Long Island City, residents are concerned how the once-sleepy enclave in Queens will absorb the online retail giant.
DSW and Authentic Brands Group have acquired the operations of Camuto Group for a combined sum of roughly $341 million, securing the Vince Camuto brand and footwear licenses for Jessica Simpson and Lucky Brand.
The Inditex group, whose objective is to sell its eight brands online across the whole world by 2020, is now adding another 106 countries to extend Zara’s web presence to 202 markets across the planet.