Investment is continuing to flood into London’s West End to support a major regeneration of the UK capital’s premier shopping district following the pandemic. A new scheme will see £1 billion pumped into the region.
John Lewis is pledging £500m of investment in a ‘Quality & Value’ drive as shoppers become more cost conscious. It means the near-century-old ‘Never Knowingly Undersold’ customer reassurance pledge will be scrapped.
Through May 17, the French capital's famous La Samaritaine department store is paying tribute to two of its loves -- Paris and fashion -- with a behind the scenes look at the sector's design and creation processes.
Asia Independent Luxury Group (Ailux), a UK-based business “focused on providing boutique luxury brands with access to the Chinese market”, has entered into a partnership with a giant Chinese name — e-tailer JD.com.
Dubai’s international airport remains the world's first for passenger numbers, and by 2024 it plans to return close to its pre-pandemic levels, from which it is still “quite far,” as its CEO told the AFP agency.
From pop-up to permanent. Danish fashion retailer Colorful Standard has opened a store in the Seven Dials region of London’s Covent Garden. It becomes the brand's second capital flagship alongside Spitalfields.