Italy's data protection authority said on Friday it has asked Facebook to provide clarifications over the social media giant's newly launched smart glasses to assess whether the product is compliant with privacy laws.
Concerns over EU customs and border delays have led to a dramatic slump in UK online shoppers buying from international websites, a new survey says. Just under a third (31%) of UK consumers shopped overseas in 2021.
Chinese prosecutors have dropped a case against a former Alibaba employee accused of sexually assaulting a female colleague, saying they had determined he had committed forcible indecency but not a crime.
The three groups have announced in quick succession three different initiatives that emphasise their social commitment, from supporting biodiversity to championing young emerging designers and inclusivity.
Sachin Bansal, co-founder of e-commerce giant Flipkart, has mounted a court challenge against India's financial crime-fighting agency, which has accused him and others of violation of foreign investment laws.
A darker side to the UK retail revival is a warning of rising consumer debt. The fast-growing ‘buy-now, pay-later’ services in the UK now sees one in 10 consumers opting to buy goods using this form of arrangement.
Personalisation remains key in the battle to attract online customers, a new report confirms. According to research among 200 UK retailers, 90% of retailers have implemented some form of personalisation strategy.
H&M Group had lots of news this week with the firm’s CEO taking part in the Fashion Future conference, its Monki brand joining the Zalora platform, and the launch of its most recycled denim collection yet.