Springboard released its November footfall figures on Monday and they made less-than-encouraging reading as visitor traffic to stores rose marginally (by 0.2%) in a month when traffic should have picked up even more.
UK consumer spending has declined for the third month running, Visa said Monday, which wasn’t a surprise. But there was worse as it said 2017 is on track for “the worst consumer spending performance in five years.”
L'Occitane en Provence and Pierre Hermé have joined forces for a new cooperative space in Paris. Located at 86 avenue des Champs-Elysées, the new location, which combines beauty and food, opens its doors December 8.
Dutch department store Hema announced higher its first Q3 profit since 2012 for Q3 2017, which it attributed to new European store openings. Net profit came in at €4.6 mn, compared to last year's Q3 loss of €1.6 mn.
Ariana Grande is an undisputed pop princess, but new figures show that she is also an exceptionally talented fragrance designer, with her range achieving global sales of $150 million in the space of just two years.