The are few greater fashion success stories than Value Retail and newly-expanded Bicester Village is its crowning glory. The luxury outlet in Oxfordshire is probably the highest performing shopping destination anywhere.
The retailer’s new department store in Oxford will offer shoppers a myriad of experiences, including a free personal styling service for men, ‘hotel style’ tours of the shop and eyebrow and nail treatments.
Mall giant Intu on Friday deployed Bo, a shop-bot, at its Milton Keynes centre with the robot set to interact with shoppers, direct them to different stores and ask them about their shopping experience.
Luxury British-made tweeds specialist Jade Holland Cooper is growing her retail footprint and has trebled the size of her Holland Cooper Harrods concession, as well as preparing to open her first flagship this month.
The luxury down jacket brand opened on Wednesday its largest store in the world, located on via Montenapoleone. The store, which debuted in 2013, has been renovated with the addition of two more levels.
The British fashion market has returned to growth, albeit at a mild pace of only 0.2%, according to new figures from Kantar Worldpanel. Less discounting and more transitional pieces are the reasons behind the growth.
Yes, it’s nearly that time again: the queues, the frenzy, the eBay listings that all come along with H&M’s now-traditional annual November designer collaboration. This week it was all about a buzz-building celeb event.
It was a big day for Bicester Village on Thursday with the Value Retail-owned outlet mall opening its long-awaited extension that sees it with 30 new stores, more dining options and an all-new VIP area.
Kingfisher shopping centre in Redditch is set to welcome outdoor clothing retailer Trespass, which kitted out all 15,000 volunteers at the Commonwealth Games in 2014. The Scottish retailer will open in November.