Landlord Shaftesbury, which owns a 16-acre portfolio in London's West End, has just got a little bigger in the retail area. The property giant has acquired a long leasehold in the lower floors of 92-104 Berwick Street.
Property giant Landsec — which owns most of Bluewater — spoke of its strong financial and operational position Tuesday, “expecting to deliver material growth in income”. And that's with UK economic turbulence factored in.
UK footfall’s post-pandemic recovery took a hit last week as concerns over rising prices and worries over an impending recession deepened. There were negative numbers (almost) everywhere for the 8-14 May period.
Farfetch's luxury fashion store Browns has released its AW22 trend report and an overriding theme is a focus on sustainability, while a return to full-on glam party dressing, platform shoes and rebooted denim are key.
Harrods is imposing sanctions on its Russian customers, restricting their spending capacity at the luxury London department store. The retailer will no longer sell them “luxury goods” worth more than £300.
Maternitywear specialist Bumpsuit has chalked up a couple of firsts, with its first exclusive retail shopping experience in Harrods as well as it being the first time Harrods has hosted a maternity brand on such a scale.
After having paraded on the monumental footbridge of the Axe Majeur in Cergy, France, last year, Nicolas Ghesquière chose the monumental setting of the Salk Institute in San Diego to present his cruise 2023 collection.
The label has launched the ‘One Life One Planet’ capsule collection by opening a pop-up store until end of May at the Galeries Lafayette’s Champs-Elysées branch in Paris, to be followed by others around the world.
BNPL specialist Klarna has rolled out Virtual Shopping, “connecting online shoppers directly with experts in physical stores, through live video and messaging, to provide a highly personalised experience online”.