Facebook Inc's Instagram said it will require birthdates from all new users starting on Wednesday, expanding the audience for ads age-restricted products, while offering new safety measures for younger users.
The 18th edition of Art Basel Miami Beach may not start officially until Thursday, but the worlds of art and fashion are already descending on the Magic City for a week of exhibitions, installations and fashion shows.
Hong Kong’s retail sales in October fell by their steepest on record, as ongoing anti-government protests that have gripped the Chinese-ruled city for nearly six months scared off tourists and hit spending.
U.S. retailers kicked off Cyber Monday by launching a slew of deals earlier than usual over the weekend, seeking to sustain the momentum of a record $11.6 billion in online sales on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.
UK consumer confidence remains at a low level as the Christmas shopping season really gets under way and the latest figures from GfK mark nearly four years since consumer confidence was in positive territory.
The under 35s will be key to the Christmas shopping season internationally, a new study shows. And retailers who want to reach them need to hit a sweet spot by combining sustainability with tech and attractive pricing.
The French e-tail group is accelerating its expansion in Europe: it recently launched a Dutch site after striking a logistics deal with a local partner, and will extend the product range available in Germany in Q1 2020.