2017 was the year challenges facing retailers began to bleed into the consumer goods and food industries.
The ruling is a victory for the German sandal maker, whose relationship with Amazon has grown increasingly antagonistic.
Retailers kept their promises this holiday season when it came to on-time, last-minute deliveries.
The British brand best known for its bagless vacuum cleaners, bladeless fans and, most recently, air purifiers and high-tech hair-dryers is expanding its fledgling retail portfolio.
According to Olivier Reza, CEO of luxury watch membership service Eleven James, the timing is ripe for traditional retailers to add digital channels to the mix — a move that will be “the next frontier” of the luxury market.
Steinhoff’s situation worsened this week as ratings agency Moody’s further downgraded the retail giant as its UK companies are likely to be sold off.
Retail experts have called on the government to reform current business rates rules as new research reveals 44 shops vanish a week from the high street. New figures from ratings agency Altus Group have revealed the staggering rate of shop closures. Since the last rates revaluation seven years ago 15,856 shops have been demolished or converted into homes across England and Wales.
Apple and Amazon are exploring how to set down some roots in Saudi Arabia.
What goes up, must come down – at least most of the time.
New Yorkers love Cheerios.