Christian, aged 10, has 20 pairs of high-end sneakers in his closet at his home in the suburbs of New York. Maxance, who just turned 14, asked his parents for an 800 USD pair of Adidas shoes for his birthday. He did not get them. "We live in a world where sneakers are basically works of art," the teenager […]

H&M is to reopen its flagship store in Paris this Wednesday, after 18 months of renovations, the company informed in a statement. Located between Galeries Lafayette and Printemps, the store will now occupy six floors instead of three, spanning over 5000 square meters. With the expansion, Paris is set […]

Swedish fashion company H&M opened the first online shop for its new off-price concept Afound a few days ago, on Thursday. However, like the first brick and mortar stores that opened at the same time, the online shop is initially available in Sweden only. Potential customers should therefore be comfortable […]

True or false: consumers that love a certain fashion brand will buy items from said brand online, again and again. False, according to a new survey conducted by WGSN. After surveying 15,000 women aged 16 to 39 in the US and UK, the global fashion trend forecaster found out that brand love and purchase […]

eBay, the leading online marketplace, has launched 'eBay Local Services Ads,' a new product designed to help local service organisations reach new customers and extend their businesses. It marks the first time eBay offer such tool for local service firms. The tool allows business such as designers, […]

Instagram users are now able to buy products via Instagram Stories, the social network announced on Tuesday. Instagram launched its shopping feature in March, allowing businesses to tag products in their photos. Those photos display a shopping bag icon, on which users can tap to reveal the products’ […]

Shoppers in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia will now be able to buy products from eBay sellers from all over the world, thanks to a partnership between Middle Eastern online retailer noon.com and the American e-commerce giant. eBay has agreed to list popular items on Noon.com’s website and […]

Guess Jeans U.S.A., the incubator division of Guess?, Inc., has announced that it is expanding its newest ‘Farmers Market’ concept globally and that it is coming to London, Paris, Tokyo, Perth, Melbourne and Singapore. The ‘Farmers Market’ concept recently launched in Downtown Los Angeles in May and […]

London-based fashion label Galvan, known for its contemporary eveningwear and bridal collections, has opened its first international studio and retail space in SoHo, New York. The retail space follows the same unique model of its headquarters in Notting Hill, London, combining offices, workspace, showroom, […]

What will the store of tomorrow look like? Although it is clear that the digital world changing the way consumers shop, new technologies, such as augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), are rapidly reshaping the retail landscape by enhancing the customer experience in-store and online. Thanks […]