The Japanese label is readying its first European store for a December opening in Paris. Bape (aka A Bathing Ape) will move into a space on 34 rue de la Verrerie, next to the BHV Homme department store.
Harrods is planning a major makeover of its London flagship with the work being the biggest in its history. It’s spending £200m on the store and its website to widen its already-strong appeal to global shoppers.
Japanese brand Uniqlo owned by Fast Retailing Company has sought governments approval to set up single brand retail stores in India and submitted its proposal to the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP).
Quiz Clothing could afford to feel at least a little smug this week as the fast fashion retailer turned in yet another set of stellar results reflecting “strong growth across all channels as the brand gains momentum”.