There was bad news for fashion stores hoping to see an uplift in sales Tuesday as a key consumer confidence index fell again in February after also starting the year down. Consumers are becoming more cautious.
About 60 per cent of e-shoppers in the US use phones for shopping and two thirds (67 per cent) search online for additional product information, according to a new research from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).
Apparel giant VF Corp, the company behind Wrangler and Timberland amongst others, is adopting sourcing policies to eliminate products that contribute to deforestation and human rights violations, it said on Monday.
As UK malls race to increase leisure options, one of the biggest - Bluewater in Kent - said it will add new cinema screens, restaurants and innovative leisure concepts to become more of a day-out destination