Articles Tagged ‘retail’


John Varvatos tests bespoke service with New York-only event

April 24, 2014

Menswear label John Varvatos is expanding its apparel offerings to include made-to-measure options to follow the trend that has become a primary selling point for fashion brands.

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Fortnum & Mason helps to preserve British ceramics via exclusive teaware series

April 23, 2014

Department store Fortnum & Mason is rejuvenating interest in British bone china while celebrating Britain’s heritage as a tea-drinking region with an exclusive teaware range designed by London-based designer Richard Brendon.

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Barneys releases iPad-only app to create immersive digital experience

April 22, 2014

Department store chain Barneys New York created an iPad-specific application to further bring its in-store experience into the digital space.

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Bloomingdale’s inspires selfies with blogger beauty guide

April 21, 2014

Department store chain Bloomingdale’s is touting its expansive beauty department offerings with a spring/summer beauty guide that features the style tips of blogger and professional makeup artist Robin Black of Beauty is Boring.

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Bespoke experiential marketing still best way to target ultra-wealthy: report

April 18, 2014

Luxury industry insiders appear to be less optimistic about the state of their business, according to a new report by Wealth-X.

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Bang & Olufsen targets US consumers with sensory retail concept

April 18, 2014

Danish audio and video company Bang & Olufsen is expanding its retail footprint in the United States with a new concept store on New York’s Madison Avenue.

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Ssense provides link between shopping and music for brands

April 17, 2014

Online retailer Ssense has teamed up with London’s System magazine on an ongoing music video series that will stream on its Web site along with related content.

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Brands begin to register .luxury domain names

April 16, 2014

The generic top-level domain name .luxury is now available for sale to the general public, giving brands the opportunity to further define their status online.

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57pc of affluent consumers look to shop during sales: report

April 16, 2014

The majority of affluent consumers employ a number of shopping and saving tactics to manage their money, with 52 percent of ultra-affluents regularly comparison shopping.

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Saks promotes range of footwear with varied Vogue mobile effort

April 16, 2014

Retailer Saks Fifth Avenue is driving traffic to its online shoe department with multiple advertisements on Condé Nast-owned Vogue’s mobile-optimized Web site.

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