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Amazon, Facebook targeted by historic G7 deal

Hundreds of billions of dollars could flow into cash-strapped governments by a minimum global corporate tax rate.

Etsy to buy fashion reseller Depop in push for younger consumers

Etsy Inc said on Wednesday it would acquire Gen-Z focused fashion reseller Depop for $1.63 billion.

Gap to launch home range with Walmart in the US

US fashion retailer Gap is set to enter the home furnishings category, releasing its first home essentials range in part...

Cotton On launching online-only in UK

“We couldn’t be more excited about the launch, which marks a significant milestone for our brand and our business."

Anti-monopoly fine pushes Alibaba to first operating loss as public company

The company's U.S.-listed shares fell nearly 3% in choppy trading, even as the company forecast strong 2022 revenue.

China, South Korea’s support of duty-free retail “a blessing”: GlobalData

“As international travel has come to a standstill on the back of Covid-19 pandemic, the sales prospects of duty-free ret...

JD Sports launching in New Zealand later this year

JD Sports joins several existing brands at Sylvia Park that cater to active, fashion-forward Kiwis.

Amazon to let Whole Foods customers pay by palm print

Amazon.com Inc said it is rolling out biometric technology at its Whole Foods stores around Seattle starting on Wednesda...

Lululemon trialling resale platform in US

Two new initiatives Like New and Earth Dye, are aimed at delivering on Lululemon's future-facing commitments toward sust...

Sydney to create ‘world-class boulevard’ on George Street

The CBD street is already home to flagships of Apple and Mecca, with Bally and Lululemon announcing new stores there thi...

Deliveroo eyes US$10.5 billion listing after some funds steer clear

Some question whether the loss-making business can ever justify its valuation, according to Reuters.

Starbucks goes traditional with new Japanese store design

Starbucks Japan has unveiled its new store design inspired by Japanese traditional architecture.  Located in Oharai...

Burberry Japan to launch virtual store in partnership with Elle

Customers will be able to navigate and purchase items from the brand’s Spring/Summer 2021 collection just by selecting d...

Louis Vuitton unveils its ‘water pillar’ Ginza flagship in Tokyo

The store design is a result of a collaboration between architects, Jun Aoki and Peter Marino.

UK’s M&S seeks to turbocharge online sales with guest clothes brands

The UK's clothing sector has been hammered by COVID-19 lockdowns, forcing retailers to rely on online channels.