China struck a more aggressive tone in its trade war with the United States on Friday, suggesting a resumption of talks between the world's two largest economies would be meaningless unless Washington changed course.
Walmart, the world's largest retailer and the country's biggest private sector employer, on Friday revealed plans for a new corporate campus, joining rivals Amazon and Apple in expanding their corporate campuses.
Pinterest Inc on Thursday forecast 2019 revenue broadly in line with Wall Street targets, disappointing investors who had expected more from the freshly public, high flying stock, and sending its shares down 16 percent.
Consumer bodies from Belgium, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain on Friday urged their national consumer protection agencies to act against Alibaba's online portal for allegedly setting unfair terms.
Executives from major global retailers played down the threat to employment in stores from artificial intelligence and automation on Thursday and pledged more training to help staff adopt more high-value tasks.
Giorgio Armani has altered the time and location of its signature menswear show on June 17 in the upcoming Milan menswear catwalk season, significantly helping to anchor the final day of Milano Moda Uomo.
The ranking of the 75 most valuable global retail brands, led by Amazon, has seen Nike rise to the top of the apparel sector whilst Zara and H&M were impacted by rising concerns over their environmental impact.
The department store group, which previously did not have any locations outside of France, is planning to open flagships in Milan and Qatar’s Doha in 2021. It aims to open 5-10 international locations before 2030.