Seiko UK is to open a boutique on London’s premier luxury shopping thoroughfare, New Bond Street, this autumn. And it will be a key move for the Japanese watchmaker as it will be its first two-storey location globally.
Castore is continuing to expand at retail and has just opened a new flagship store in London, in the heart of one of the city’s key shopping districts. The company has opened on Brompton Road in Knightsbridge.
The power of the UK jewellery sector, and the strength of Watches of Switzerland Group in particular, shines through in York. It wants to take over the city's former Debenhams store to create a Mappin & Webb flagship.
A new BCG and Comité Colbert study shows that 65% of consumers “take into account companies' commitment to sustainable development when deciding on their purchases” and that luxury still needs to do more to excel online.
The St David’s Cardiff mall is continuing to attract a raft of fashion brands. Joining the line-up at the Landsec operated mall will be women’s fashion label Mint Velvet and women’s footwear/accessories brand Carvela.