UK retail footfall continues to lag the pre-pandemic period but also to recover from the disaster year of 2020. The latest weekly report from Ipsos showed non-food footfall was down 24.6% on a two-year basis last week.
The second (and last) edition of the combined Scoop x Pure last week showed that buyers’ appetites for physical events remain strong after two years in which they were cancelled, delayed or made digital-only.
The luxury house will cross the Atlantic to unveil its 2023 cruise collection, announcing a fashion show on May 12 in California in an "exclusive venue of exceptional design and renown around the world."
Drest, the luxury shopping-meets-gameplay app, has a new CEO. Lisa Bridgett takes on the lead role as part of a “planned management team evolution” that will see founder Lucy Yeomans becoming co-chairman.
Global fashion shopping app Lyst has launched an interesting new trends roundup with the debut of Born Online. On a monthly basis, it looks at “the newest, hottest fashion trends born from internet subcultures”.
The fifth edition of the contest takes the Loewe Craft Prize to Seoul, where the winner is to be announced. From July 1 to 30, the finalist artworks will be on display at the Seoul Museum of Craft Art (SeMoCA).
Canada Goose Holdings Inc, cut its full-year revenue and profit forecasts on Thursday, as Omicron-related restrictions dampen demand for the company's luxury parkas and footwear, sending its shares down nearly 20%.