Sephora is heading east and opened its first flagship store in Russia. The brand also opened its first German flagship store since it left the country 16 years ago and started to re-enter with shop-in-shops last year.
Amazon on Wednesday said it is opening a store in New York City that will sell products ranging from card games to skillets that are highly rated on its website, in the company's latest push into brick-and-mortar retail.
Dutch fashion retailer Coolcat launched a collaboration with fashion designer Bas Kosters. The collection, the first-ever design collaboration of the retailer, marks the first of a series of upcoming partnerships.
Boohoo Group released its half-year report on Wednesday and in a fashion retail market that’s seeing a record-breaking level of challenges, the company is going from strength to strength with revenue up 50%.
Austrian sportswear retailer Blue Tomato will be debuting in the Netherlands. The 449-square-metre shop will be located at Utrecht’s city centre and will be the first step of the brand's nationwide expansion.
Matalan is to open at Belfast’s CastleCourt and will create more than 50 jobs there. And while it may not seem newsworthy given that it already has 227 UK locations, it’s the firm’s very first city centre N Irish store.