Zakti's athleisure offer, the strength of the outdoor apparel market and growth overseas all helped Mountain Warehouse to strong results in the first half and it expects more of the same for the full year.
China's Singles' Day online discount sales bonanza saw bargain-hungry buyers spend over $38 billion, flooding the postal businesses with 331 million packages - and leaving an estimated 160,000 tonnes of packaging waste.
Black Friday will see Britons going on a £2.6BN shopping spree and spending £1.8M a minute, a new study shows. Spending on the day will rise 8% and over Black Friday week, it should rise 4% to £10.1bn.
Wal-mart reported better-than-expected U.S. comparable sales on Thursday, as customers stocked up on food and other supplies ahead of hurricanes and online purchases soared, sending its shares up more than 8.5 percent.
Top US fashion model Gigi Hadid on Friday pulled out of the annual Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai after an online video showing her apparently making a slant-eyes face sparked criticism in China.
Finnish department store and fashion chain group Stockmann on Thursday put its flagship Helsinki department store property and other real estate assets forward as collateral for a €650m ($765m) refinancing package.
This season, the men's tradeshow takes inspiration from the cinema, unveiling a "film festival" theme for January. The return of major names, as well as special events and new collaborations, are all part of the glamour.