Harrods is on a major drive to ‘do good’, reduce waste and also to reach its Millennial target consumers in ways that are important to them. And its latest initiative certainly does all of these things.
River Island is planning to open a number of new flagship stores this year and it’s starting with a major upsize at Landsec’s White Rose Shopping Centre in Leeds that will feature an in-store DJ and other experiences.
It may not have been good news for the Hammerson share price, but news on Friday that French retail property giant Klépierre is walking away from making another bid probably came as some relief to the Hammerson board.
Fred Segal has opened an interactive environment at its Sunset Strip flagship in partnership with MadeWorn and Mastercard: "Rock 'n Roll Holy Land" offers exclusive merchandise and an innovative new way to shop.
Selfridges Group isn't only spending heavily to upgrade its London and Birmingham flagships and it will also invest €11m in Dublin department store Arnotts as it refurbishes the building and upgrades its tech.
Foot Locker will open what it is describing as a global flagship at the Marble Arch end of Oxford Street as it prepares to move into a 14,000 sq ft space at street and basement levels next to Marble Arch station.