Luxury retailer Mulberry continued to play up both its technology and its experience focus in its still-new Regent Street flagship at the weekend with the company having unveiled a pop-up smart vending machine in-store.
The migration towards online shopping is set to present major challenges to the UK's under-pressure physical shops with visitor traffic to drop by 3.7% on Black Friday this year, according to Springboard.
Louis Vuitton is heading to the Big Apple. The house's creative director Nicolas Ghesquière has decided to stage its next cruise show in New York on May 8, 2019, continuing his peripatetic voyage of the globe.
London newspaper the Evening Standard has launched a new digital platform targeting high net worth individuals in the UK and North America and offering “quality lifestyle content" plus shoppable links.