Though the escalating tensions between the United States and several of its trading partners could hurt companies across a broad range of sectors, several industries are poised to withstand them or even thrive.
Watch specialist, Watchfinder & Co has opened its first store in the West Midlands, at the Bullring, as the shopping centre continues to attract top names that are expanding their physical stores footprint.
MadaLuxe has opened its new 9,000-square-foot headquarters and New York showroom. The company will use its East Coast office to further expand brand relationships and grow its wholesale and DTC businesses.
A new deal between Harvey Nichols and tech firm Hero sees the luxury retailer offering a physical stores experience to online shoppers, and in its test phase its has driven conversion rates much, much higher.
The billionaire jeweller at the heart of a more than $2 billion fraud case in India, has fled to the UK where he is claiming political asylum, the Financial Times reported on Sunday, citing Indian and British officials.