UK retail may be under a dark cloud at the moment, but new retail developments have come thick and fast this year and the latest is the opening of Coal Drops Yard at King's Cross with a quirky mix of stores.
Fashion retailer Quiz has appointed Media Agency Group to drive awareness of its brand via a TV campaign endorsed by the cast of ITVBe show The only Way is Essex. It's the first national TV campaign for the label.
Zendaya has landed a major new fashion role with Tommy Hilfiger.The multitalented actress and singer has been snapped up by the US designer to act as the global womenswear ambassador for his eponymous fashion label.
Selfridges has been busy this month upping its luxury credentials at its key department store in Birmingham, and also unveiling the last phase of its accessories project in its London store with a new eyewear space.
As it pushes forward with the expansion of its network of brick-and-mortar stores and fulfillment centers, the US-based platform dedicated to second-hand luxury products has received $115 million in Series G financing.
The new 100,000 sq ft Coal Drops Yard development in King’s Cross is poised to become a major shopping and lifestyle destination in the heart of London when it opens its doors to the public on 26 October.