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Debenhams

Debenhams chairman out, CEO off board

Struggling UK department store Debenhams has reported a 3.4 per cent drop in like-for-like…

Berlin, Germany - August 16, 2018: Saturn Store In Berlin At Alexanderplatz At Night.

German chain follows Amazon

German electronics retailer follows in Amazon’s footsteps.

Chinese online shopping

Chinese e-commerce policy to benefit foreign sellers

The Chinese government last week announced that it will improve its e-commerce retail impo…

dolce and gabbana china spaghetti

Dolce & Gabbana faces growing backlash in China over controversial ads

Luxury retailer offends its most important market.

Jack Ma - Alibaba

Jack Ma backs global strategy in final letter to shareholders

Alibaba founder backs global economy, despite recent uncertainties.

Shopping bag holding phone

Chinese tourists leaving wallets at home

Spending by Chinese tourists may have peaked, new research says.

Burberry

Burberry ends practice of destroying unsold goods

Luxury retailer to repair, reuse, recycle or donate leftover products.

kaepernick

Nike ad generates buzz, boycott in US

The ad features controversial football player, Colin Kaepernick.

HM Back to school

H&M launches new e-commerce site and app in US

H&M’s new website and app introduce a slew of new features and services aimed square…

Amazon sign

Amazon servers crash as Prime Day shoppers swamp sites

Amazon’s annual shopping event, Prime Day, kicked off overnight, promising steep discoun…

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