After a multi-year programme to the rebuild/repurpose London’s Battersea Power Station, the shopping centre, leisure, office and homes destination is on scheduled to open this year and a recruitment drive is under way.
Allure announced on Wednesday it has entered into a retail partnership with Ulta Beauty, which will see the cosmetics retailer pop up inside the media publication's namesake retail location in New York over the summer.
Ikea will open for business for a final time in Russia on Tuesday, with customers permitted to buy goods in an online-only fire sale before it winds down its operations in a market to which it hopes one day to return.
Jon Richard will be doubling its retail presence within Next stores. The British jewellery designer and retailer is expanding within the high street fashion and lifestyle giant this summer, taking its total to 20 units.
The Spanish company is expanding its presence in the Canadian market this year and plans to open at least 20 stores in the country through a partnership with the retail management consulting specialist Fox Group.
Coat Group has acquired Texon, “a global leader in premium structural components and materials for the footwear, accessories and apparel industries”, as the new owner “expands its presence in athleisure footwear”.
Canada's Lululemon announced on Tuesday plans to expand further globally, with the activewear company set to open its first stores in Spain as well as an e-commerce site dedicated to the new market over the summer.