Fashion giant Primark has confirmed it is set to open a 60,000 sq ft store at Bluewater next year. The signing follows recent a string of recent openings at the shopping centre, including Kate Spade and Coach.
Tommy Hilfiger, IBM and The Fashion Institute of Technology have teamed up for an Artificial Intelligence pilot project. The project called ‘Reimagine Retail’ will have AI play the lead in the design creation process.
Fat Face’s decision to shun the traditional pre-Christmas discounting practices paid off for the British casualwear retailer, as sales increased by 12% and 8% on a like-for-like basis in the 5 weeks to 6 January 2018.
Amazon will launch a Windows-compatible PC app for its Alexa digital assistant that will directly compete with Microsoft's Cortana. The Alexa app will operate on HP, Lenovo, Asus and Acer Windows 10 laptops and desktops.
The 16ft tall and 8ft wide automated tower dispenses parcels in less than 60 seconds, making it faster for customers to pick up their online purchases from Asda and third party partners like Asos and Missguided.