Early April Fool’s Day prank story? It appears not. Property giant Hammerson is endorsing homemade fried chicken brand The Bok Shop to join forces with London sneaker store OffGrid to create a “new retail experience”.
On what should have been a day of celebration — another strong set of trading figures for last year and the launch of a new logo to mark the retailer’s 40th anniversary — Next was also forced to deliver some bad news.
Landmark EU rules targeting Alphabet unit Google, Amazon, Apple, Meta and Microsoft are likely to set a global benchmark and may even force the tech giants to be more innovative, lawyers and experts said.
Bringing a new meaning to the fashion cycle, FatFace has unveiled a collaboration with Raleigh. The fashion and lifestyle retailer and the bicycle producer have launched FatFace x Raleigh, a spring apparel collection.
Publicis Media has beaten the competition of GroupM (WPP) and snapped up the media budget in these two key countries for the world’s number one luxury group, whose European budget it already manages, except for Italy.
Media influences beware. The Advertising Standards Authority's warning it is cracking down on bloggers who break publicity rules continues. This time it has "named and shamed" reality TV star Charlotte Crosby.
The Mail on Sunday is among the most popular newspapers in the UK and it has a new You Magazine editor. Jackie Annesley succeeds Jo Elvin at the magazine that’s a key channel to reach fashion and beauty consumers.
Amazon on Tuesday gained unconditional EU antitrust approval for its proposed $8.5 billion acquisition of U.S. movie studio MGM, a move that will help it better compete with streaming rivals Netflix and Disney+.
UK fashion and lifestyle retailer Matalan has appointed a new media and planning agency to handle its £20 million publicity machine. Havas Media Group is to head its media buying and planning capabilities from April.