London’s West End has continued to see major brand investment this year despite the volatile UK economy and shaky footfall in the Greater London area generally. 2017 store debuts have already beaten last year's total.
Franck Marilly (ex-Chanel Managing Director) will take up the position of President and CEO of Shiseido Group Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) as of January 1, 2018, taking over from Louis Desazars.
Private equity firm Tengram Capital has announced it will acquire luxury skincare brand ReVive from Shiseido Americas Corporation and will bring on two key execs from its former Laura Geller New York team.
When it comes to the annual holiday shopping, Dutch consumers are three times more likely to shop at physical stores than other Europeans, with nostalgia an important factor, according to a survey by Deloitte.