El Corte Ingles is now the largest online retailer in Spain after Amazon and Alibaba. The Spanish retailer will open an official flagship store on Tmall, the e-commerce platform run by Alibaba, by the end of the year.
The group’s board of directors will propose the appointment of Marta Álvarez as new chair at a meeting next month. Current chairman Jesús Nuño de la Rosa is expected to remain as co-CEO alongside Víctor del Pozo.
The Spanish brand has announced an online partnership with a high-profile department store chain, as well as the opening of three concessions. Mango is also considering opening a flagship store in Miami or New York.
The Swiss cosmetics company has recently signed a long-term agreement with VBBFW, Barcelona’s bridal week. Its CEO Sophie Vann-Guillon analyses the evolution of her company and the wider luxury cosmetics industry.
After a period of absence following the bankruptcy of the Ricon group, which ran the brand's distribution network in the country, Gant is returning to Portugal – and this time it'll be managing its operations directly.
Spanish brand Tous has ended the week with several announcements, including the unveiling of actress Emma Roberts as new global ambassador and an expansion plan which will see it open in a key area of Barcelona.