Consumer confidence in the UK grew by 2 percentage points in the second quarter to -4%, reaching the highest level since 2011, but while consumers are feeling more confident, the mood in businesses is more cautious.
Yoox Net-A-PorterGroup (YNAP) is continuing its campaign to boost girls' awareness of tech careers as new research shows that very few think tech is relevant for those seeking careers in fashion, retail and luxury.
Luxury body Walpole has issued a hard-hitting call urging the government to agree a pro-business Brexit. It said the sector is at risk because brands can't manufacture off-shore as Britishness is key to their appeal.
The authority responsible for London's Oxford Street is to discuss how it can move forward after axing plans to pedestrianise part of the giant shopping street as new data shows illegal levels of toxic air in the area.
The collapse of its merger deal with Intu may have been a shock to Hammerson’s system but the mall giant is hitting back with a review of its strategy on which consultant McKinsey is working, a newspaper said Monday.
A Dubai-based tech firm has announced an ambitious online mall project with Mall.Global intending to “give traditional e-commerce a facelift by incorporating immersive technologies and operational practices.”