International tourist spending was one of the few bright spots in UK retail last month and despite one of the worst festive seasons on record, tourists’ average transaction value rose in double-digits in December.
The New York-based sports and footwear retailer is opening its first North American ‘Power Store’ in Eastpointe, Michigan, an 8,500-square-foot retail location which aims to be a hub for the local sneakerhead community.
Swedish furniture giant Ikea said on Tuesday it will open its first store in the heart of Paris on May 6 as part of its global strategy to launch smaller city centre outlets to meet changing shopping habits.
Package delivery company DHL will shutter its Chilean e-commerce division in April, plagued by weak results in one of Latin America's most stable and prosperous economies, according to Chilean media reports.
Dutch mail, parcel and e-commerce company PostNL announced today that items to be returned can now be handed directly to PostNL staff during their regular delivery rounds, improving convenience for customers.
The importance of retail at railway stations in the UK came into even sharper focus over the festive period as key train stations saw rising product retail sales, despite the weak trading conditions during the period.