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Where's the Leather?

Kimberly E. Stone | Posted 10.15.2016 | Style
Kimberly E. Stone

Anything almost goes, self-expression sells and having a sense of signature style is paramount. Forget about real leather, real fur, thrift and alter, while enjoying the freedom of modern day fashion.

Alibaba May Be Ascendant, But Bomoda Gives Brands Their Own "Open Sesame" For China

Saul Gitlin | Posted 12.01.2014 | Business
Saul Gitlin

In the classic tale, "Ali Baba And The Forty Thieves," the protagonist undergoes a rags-to-riches transformation to emerge as the sole guardian of a secret incantation ("Open Sesame") that grants him exclusive access to an immeasurable, hidden treasure.

Robbie Williams' Fashion Label Opens First West End Shop

Richard MacKichan | Posted 11.09.2013 | Style
Richard MacKichan

Pop star Robbie Williams has made his first move on to the high street, as his fashion label Farrell unveiled its debut West End shop.

Embracing the Shifting Challenges of Multichannel Retail

Mark Hillary | Posted 11.13.2012 | Business
Mark Hillary

Retailers need to offer more than price alone to thrive in an environment where every consumer has all the information, recommendations, and reviews they can handle.

Coming Soon: David Beckham For H&M | Posted 09.26.2011 | Home

We've had Jimmy Choo for H&M, Matthew Williamson for H&M and most recently, Lanvin for H&M - but now the high street store has confirmed its latest de...

What the Bank Branch Will Become

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

I think that branch networks are currently in a precarious situation and bank's might find themselves saddled with a costly anachronism if they don't anticipate the customer behavioral shift.

Mr. Cairns Goes to Westminster? UK Election Writ Small, Retail & Local

Denis Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denis Campbell

There are four dedicated candidates in this race who could all ably represent the people of the Vale of Glamorgan. That kind of dedication would make Mr. Smith very proud indeed.

Amazon Stores In London? Online Retailer Opening Shops In UK

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

After helping to kill off brick-and-mortar bookstores, Amazon is now bringing them back -- under its own name. The online retailer is reportedly plann...