Fashion and lifestyle brand Boden is launching a campaign to reclaim the word 'mum' as a moniker of style in the English language, and move it from its current negative associations in the media and in culture.
Silicon Valley-based Ada Diamonds opened the first lab-made diamond showroom in downtown San Francisco, signifying the market's departure from mined stones to the consumer preference for ethical and sustainable luxury.
Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) has released its 2017 Holiday Outlook which reinforces the need for strong experiential marketing and contains good news for retailers, revealing Gen Z shoppers will be in store this year.
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has warned of significant inflation ahead due to Brexit uncertainty affecting workers from EU countries. And it has also said there could be major staffing problems on the horizon.
New research underlines the importance of friend referrals for brands with over 40% of UK consumers put off shopping with a particular label or store if they’d heard a bad report of it from someone close to them.
Amazon was told on Wednesday to pay about 250 million euros (221.44 million pounds) in back taxes to Luxembourg, the latest U.S. tech company to be caught up in a European Union crackdown on unfair tax deals.
Shop Direct’s deep dive into artificial intelligence and services like online chat looks to be a wise move given the results of a study that shows UK shoppers are very chat-focused and are becoming more used to chatbots.