Moscot, the 103-year-old New York optical institution, has opened in the Marais district of Paris, the latest expansion by the brand favoured by Johnny Depp, Andy Warhol, Truman Capote, Lady Gaga and Demi Moore.
With UK retail under Brexit pressure, international shoppers remain a bright spot and they’re bringing “a much-needed boost to the sector during the crucial winter trading period,” says payments provider Planet.
The company have signed a letter of intent to develop their omnichannel capabilities in a global collaboration. The Spanish company will launch in China and AliExpress will add click-and-collect points in its stores.
Luxury department store Lane Crawford is taking a deep dive into sustainability as surveys show that consumers are increasingly judging (and patronising) retail and brand businesses based on their ethical approach.