A "flight to quality" is buoying Hammerson, despite the overall weak retail market, as its premium malls in the UK and France prove themselves able to attract both shoppers and brands while rivals flounder.
London-based Graff Diamonds is the latest luxury name to enter the fragrance arena with a new deal that sees it partnering with Inter Parfums on an exclusive worldwide project to launch a fragrance portfolio.
Australian retail sales rebounded in February as shoppers spent on cafes, clothing and household goods, a tentative sign that consumers may be coming out of the doldrums and contribute to economic growth.
Apparel and footwear products do not feature on the proposed list of 1,300 Chinese imports marked for additional US tariffs published by the USTR on Tuesday. Textile machinery, however, is slated for further duties.
Dove has formed a two-year partnership with Cartoon Network to create youth-oriented programming designed to deliver a self esteem-boosting message of body positivity through the channel's Steven Universe show.