British retail sales rose at the fastest pace in three months in February, beating expectations and suggesting Britain's consumer-led economic recovery remains strong ahead of national elections in May.
At Baselworld, which runs through March 26, the Swiss watch brand unveiled the latest version of its Happy Sport Medium Automatic. The new model stands out for its two-tone design in steel and rose gold.
The iconic character Hello Kitty has gotten a masculine makeover by Japanese design studio Nendo, which has revealed its collection of T-shirts featuring the character as part of a team-up with Sanrio and Japanese magazine Pen.
The Italian brand is partnering with the Chinese real estate giant Mind Group, which is also a partner of Armani, on an ambitious residential project in Chengdu, China that should be completed in 2017.