Laura Saunter

20 posts  |  Last entry Feb 25, 2019


Fashion Week need-to-knows: Paris retail

As we hit the last leg of fashion month, we turn our retail lens to the Paris retail scene. WGSN reports on all the latest and greatest store openings.


WGSN Alternative Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Day Twenty Two 

Why buy when you can rent? This is the philosophy behind new site Wear the Walk, which lets consumers rent ethically sourced designs.

Karlie Kloss at Cannes Lions 2017

3 things we learned from Karlie Kloss at Cannes Lions 2017

This year wowing the crowds, Karlie Kloss at Cannes Lions 2017 talked about how she is mentoring the next gen though her tech school: Kode With Klossy.

Why brands need to give more thought to their packaging

In the age of Instagram brand packaging has never been so important, as consumers are looking for a memorable brand experience.

Top 5 learnings from Under Armour’s CEO

Day six of Cannes Lions delivered an inspiring and informative presentation by the booming sports brand.

Gwyneth Paltrow on Building a Lifestyle Brand

The Hollywood star told Cannes Lions today that she considers herself first an foremost a businesswoman, a marketer and a brand, rather than an actor.

What Will Smith can teach ad land about marketing

Musician, actor, entrepreneur, philanthropist…marketer? Entertainment legend Will Smith now considers himself a marketer, advising big-name brands at Cannes Lions to shift their focus from product to people.

Zara opens record fifth store on Oxford Street

Spanish retail giant Zara has opened a new flagship store at the eastern end of Oxford Street, bringing its total number of stores on …

Next’s Wolfson discusses results & outlines 2015 plans

UK fashion retailer Next posted healthy results today, but resisted over-optimism on its outlook for the year ahead, remaining cautious despite stores and online …

Selfridges breaks down gender barriers with new shopping concept Agender

Selfridges is breaking down the sartorial barriers between the sexes with a new multichannel campaign centered on genderless fashion, which launched store-wide yesterday. Called …

Tommy Hilfiger launches revolutionary digital showroom

Tommy Hilfiger continues to amp up its its digital strategy. The brand, which has become known for its innovative digital and social concepts at …

Hackett caters to City customer with new London store

British menswear brand Hackett has opened a new store in the heart of the City of London, at 55 Old Broad Street. The 150sq …