The retail market of Rotterdam is flourishing. Store vacancies in the Netherlands’ second-largest city have decreased from 9.3% to 6.3% in three years, according to research from Colliers International.
The funding will help the London-based start-up hire at least 50 more people this year and open offices in Hong Kong and New York. It comes after four years of strong growth, with sales doubling every year.
House of Fraser's London flagship is no longer set for closure, new owner Sports Direct said Tuesday, with the store that had been a surprise casualty on the retailer’s closure list to be "fully operational".
The Seattle-based fashion retailer has announced the appointment of the Tesco veteran as its new chief technology officer, a role in which he will be responsible for evolving the company’s technological capacities.
Tax-free shopping specialist Global Blue is opening its first VIP Globe Shopper Lounge on Albemarle Street in Mayfair, underlining the importance of London's West End to the luxury industry and the tourist sector.
Hugo Boss has opened the first Hugo standalone store in the UK with a debut at Westfield London, which, since its recent £600m extension opened this spring, has taken over from Bluewater as Europe's biggest mall.