Global digital sales surpass $1 trillion this holiday 2021- Salesforce

Consumers started shopping early, with 30 percent of global holiday sales completed by November 22, but closer to Christmas, we saw that 23 percent of global digital…

H&M enters the rental market; taking circularity to new level

 The high street fashion king unveiled its surprising new concept this week at its latest concept store, H&M Sergels Torg, named after the central shopping district in…

Hong Kong luxury retailers adjusting to drop in high-spending Chinese tourists

Before the pandemic, the Chinese special administrative region had bucked global trends of declining demand for multi-brand department stores and ultra-luxury brands largely due to its attractiveness…

H&M joins UN roundtable in Bangladesh to boost renewable energy market

The main focus of the discussion was the need to advance policies for power purchase agreements and similar solutions, like green tariffs, to enable the industry to…

M&S boosts logistics, starts work on new Bradford warehouse expansion

Part of the retailer’s fast-moving ‘Never the Same Again’ programme, the facility will also create 300 jobs for the local community later this year, it noted.By this…

Italian textile industry back on growth track in 2017

According to the estimates produced by the research centre of Sistema Moda Italia (SMI, Italian fashion’s employers’ association), based on data from ISTAT, Italy’s national statistical institute,…

70% of UK consumers avoid purchasing through social media due to security fears

Despite apps and online websites being widely used, consumers in the UK are sceptical about purchasing through social media channels as 69% has security concerns over payments…

Italy to reopen factories in staged end to coronavirus lockdown

Italy will allow factories and building sites to reopen from May 4 and permit limited family visits as it prepares a staged end to Europe’s longest coronavirus…

M&S ramps up eco credentials for denim

The new products also use “86% less water compared to the industry average for denim finishing”, are made from 100% responsibly sourced cotton and have used “kinder…