The retail giant also announced the launch of a new money transfer service through Moneygram that allows customers to send funds to 200 countries.
The retailer is expanding local collaborations with the launch of workshops with artisans in five cities.
Furniture company Otto, e-tailer JD.com and carmaker Porsche are among the launch partners for the augmented reality platform.
Michael Rose, CEO of Academy Service Group and former CEO of Academy Fire Protection, and John Dellamarco, former president of Academy Fire Protection, announce the launch of Heritage Fire and Security.
Game hailed a return to growth for the first time since 2015 thanks to continued cost saving measures and the launch of popular new consoles. Ahead of its annual general meeting later this month, Game revealed a 5.2 per cent rise in group gross transaction value (GTV) in the peak trading period during the 9 weeks to January 6.
Missguided has taken home the top gong for digital business at this year’s National Business Awards. The brand was also the only retailer to have won an award at the prestigious event, which is now in its 16th year. READ MORE: Missguided hires former Shop Direct ecommerce director Missguided launches brother label Mennace with online & pop-up physical stores The Manchester-based bricks-and-clicks retailer was honoured with the Digital Business of the Year Award during a recent ceremony held in London
With the launch of the e-commerce giant's Snyder, Texas, wind farm, its renewable energy projects will generate enough clean energy to power more than 330,000 homes each year.
Furniture retailer Made.com has seen profits soar nearly 60 per cent in the last year as it continues to grow its penetration in international markets. In the 12 months to December 31 2016 sales jumped 48 per cent to £91 million, while gross profits jumped 58 per cnet to £49.3 million. READ MORE : DFS warns of “significant declines” in footfall and orders Meanwhile adjusted EBITDA saw losses reduced 38 per cent to £3.8 million, and its gross profit margins rise 330 basis points to 54.1 per cent
Missguided’s ambitions to launch a “brother label” on a separate ecommerce site has come to fruition, with Mennace now live online.
Boohoo is the latest online fashion retailer to have expanded into cosmetics with the launch of its own-brand beauty range.