Boohoo.com went from strength to strength last year as sales doubled and profits surged. And its short-term aim of being a £1bn op is dwarfed by its longer-term goal of leading the e-tail market with £3bn in sales.
Kering shares rose to record highs on Wednesday after booming Q1 sales growth at the French luxury company, as red-hot demand for its Gucci clothing and handbags was joined by other labels such as Balenciaga.
Amazon is ramping up its presence in Brazil, but the Amercian giant may struggle to dominate the country's retail, according to a various industry insiders, who say Amazon's slow rollout gave rivals a chance to prepare.
Mexico’s Senate on Tuesday voted to ratify a Asia-Pacific trade agreement, making it the first of 11 signatory countries to back the arduously negotiated framework that was rejected by the United States.