Shanghai has a new luxury address, with the opening of Bulgari Hotel Shanghai. Set on the riverbank not far from the city's famous waterfront The Bund, Bulgari Hotel Shanghai is a 48-floor tower that features 82 rooms.
As House of Fraser prepares for one of the most important days in its 170-year history (with its creditors voting on its CVA Friday) the company has released a broad outline of its new product and trade strategy.
Debenhams said this week that it could dispose of certain assets as it seeks to conserve cash and focus more intensely on fixing its core UK business, with analysts saying profitable Magasin du Nord could be sold.
House of Fraser's lenders have thrown it a lifeline with a conditional financing deal that is dependent on its CVA being voted through and on the £70 million cash injection from its future majority owner C.Banner.
The lifestyle subscription service has teamed up with the online platform to launch the FabFitFun Pinterest 100 Box, featuring trending fashion, beauty and wellness products, as well as food, travel and home items.
Inditex sales may have risen only 2% in Q1 but it was still a record quarter and without currency exchange effects it would have powered ahead by 7% as both online and stores expansion again proved a winning formula.
A new deal between Harvey Nichols and tech firm Hero sees the luxury retailer offering a physical stores experience to online shoppers, and in its test phase its has driven conversion rates much, much higher.