With Black Friday just around the corner, online giant Amazon has suffered a major data breach that saw customers’ emails and names being posted on the company’s website. The website announced in an email that the breach was the result of a technical issue. Customers affected by the data breach were […]

Joining Black Friday, the American discounting frenzy that is slowly taking over other countries, may seem like a win-win situation. By offering generous discounts, retailers can attract new customers and increase earnings by selling larger quantities than usual, right? Well, not so much. While some […]

Struggling lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret is bringing back its swimwear range, discontinued in 2016. Stuart Burgdoerfer, CEO of the label’s parent company, L Brands, said in an earnings call that swimsuits will be relaunched in the spring of 2019. But swimwear is not the only product category Victoria’s […]

Monsoon’s Accessorize has reported a 65 percent customer conversion rate rise online after switching to a new social technology which allows user generated content (UGC) to be collected from social media platforms and displayed as a gallery on its website. The UK accessories retailer is using Curalate’s […]

Jollychic, the top-ranked e-commerce platform in the Middle East, is to give out a one million US dollar cash prize to its customers during its Black Friday sale. "This year, we want to bring more fun to our customers with their cheerful shopping," said Mohammad Jabri, marketing vice president of Jollychic […]

Innovation 000. One doesn’t need to look further than the store’s name to learn the importance of Nike’s new flagship in the heart of New York City. With six stories spanning over 68,000 square feet, the shop located at the corner of Fifth Avenue and 52nd Street has the largest concentration of Nike […]

Montreal’s McGill University has officially opened the Bensadoun School of Retail Management, named after Aldo Bensadoun, founder of footwear company Aldo Group. The school aims to act as a hub for students, researchers and practitioners to address the challenges retailers face, according to the university’s […]

In spring 2019, Arket would launch its online store in Norway offering essential products for men, women, children and the home. The company said in a statement that Arket is a modern-day market with essential products for men, women, children and the home and its mission is to offer widely accessible, […]

VIA Outlets, the newest and fastest growing owner operator of outlet shopping destinations in Europe, has confirmed the launch of an extension and remodelling programme of 29 million euros focussing on three outlets in Sweden, Spain and Poland to help better position the outlets as premium shopping […]

Sneakers on a popular Chinese e-commerce platform look like Adidas, but are branded "Ababis". Underwear resembling Calvin Klein are called "Caiwen Kani". Toys with an uncanny resemblance to a certain blockbuster movie franchise opt for "Star Wnrs". As China held its massive annual "Singles Day" online […]

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