Consumer appetite for Black Friday is growing, but while deep discounting remains a primary motivation for most, shoppers will now be also looking for exclusive offers that are not available at other times of the year.
Yoox-Net A Porter’s upscale menswear website Mr Porter has launched its new in-house label, Mr P. Created by a team of in-house designers, it’s a year-round collection mixing essentials and seasonal trend items.
Italian luxury group Tod’s said on Monday it was confident it would be able to deliver results “in line with market expectations”, after posting a worse than expected 4.7 percent drop in its nine-month sales.
Mario Moretti Polegato wants more women fall in love with Geox, his label famed for its "breathable” rubber soles. Now he has unveiled New:Do, a down jacket composed of polyester made of recycled plastic bottles.
Handbag maker Michael Kors Holdings Ltd beat Q2 profit and revenue estimates as its turnaround efforts helped reverse a decline in Americas sales for the first time in a year, sending its shares up 12% in early trading.
US luxury brand Tory Burch has launched its first online shopping experience in Mexico. The online pop-up store, available from 31 October to 31 December, is hosted by department store chain El Palacio de Hierro.
China urged France on Monday to take more effective measures to ensure the safety of its visiting nationals, after a group of 40 Chinese tourists, believed to have luxury goods, was tear-gassed and robbed in Paris.
The popularity of the originally American phenomenon Black Friday is on the rise in the Netherlands. According to Black Friday Online, a great number of Dutch retailers are set to offer promotions this year.