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Harrods to open in Shanghai

Harrods to open first department store outside of the UK

Camilla, coming up roses

In a challenging business environment, the growth of direct-to-consumer sales from wholesale brands is both encouraging and – for some retailers – potentially disastrous. Here’s how Camilla is t…

David Jones celebrates 180-year milestone

Department store retailer celebrates milestone with a video featuring well known ambassadors.

Fashion players turn to tech for differentiation

With competition heating up online, retailers have been scrambling to find ways to keep consumers on their online stores.

Kikki.K takes next international step

Stationery retailer continues on overseas expansion plans.

History says department stores will struggle in the future

Time has brought department stores back to the pack. The weakest will merge or fall.

Sophistication over price

Luxury department store Harrods is looking to harness old-fashioned values and focus on providing a shopping experience that overextends that of price.

Speed versus fashion – is the buying agent on the way out?

As the number of businesses engaging in direct sourcing mounts, it looks like the middleman may be a thing of the past in retail.

Dita Von Teese lingerie brand revived

New Aussie company relaunches brand after original manufacturer and distributor collapsed into admin.

Westfield Retail Study Tour diary: London & Paris

Inside the London and Paris legs of this year’s tour.