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Nutella to open first cafe in Chicago this month

If you have a sweet tooth, you'll love this news. Ferrero, the makers of Nutella®, are opening a new Nutella cafe this month. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Abercrombie and Fitch summer collection

Abercrombie and Fitch on the hunt for buyer say sources

Abercrombie and Fitch sale? According to reports the US youth retailer is garnering takeover interest from other retailers. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

Coach buys kate spade

Luxury fashion company Coach buys Kate Spade for $2.4bn

Back in February Kate Spade, the New York womenswear brand announced it was up for sale, and now Coach has been confirmed as the buyer. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

Coach and jimmy choo buyer talks

Coach pulls ahead in bid to buy Jimmy Choo say reports

Coach and Jimmy Choo? Luxury fashion house Coach has emerged as the front runner in the buyer bid for footwear brand Jimmy Choo. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports

Tommy Hilfiger app for Gigi collection

Tommy Hilfiger releases Instagram-enabled shopping app for TommyxGigi in Europe

The US retailer has teamed up with PredictSpring, a mobile commerce leader, making it easier to shop the collection at the tap of a button. WGSN reports

Christian Dior Couture buy

LVMH to simplify life with €6bn Christian Dior Couture buy

French luxury goods giant LVMH is set to purchase more Christian Dior offerings in a new deal, covering Couture and ready-to-wear. WGSN Global News Editor Nigel Taylor reports.

Jimmy Choo up for sale

Footwear brand Jimmy Choo looks for buyer in strategic review

Is Jimmy Choo up for sale? The popular footwear line with a market value of around £700m is currently looking for a buyer. WGSN's Nigel Taylor reports.

Snapchat and Gen Z

Brands, Snapchat and Gen Z consumer habits – a new study

Snapchat and Gen Z: The social tool is used daily by teens as a key way to stay in touch with friends, but how can brands & marketers make their mark there? WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

YelpEat24 powered food delivery robot tested in San Fran

Yelp Eat24 and the friendly neighbourhood robot who delivers your food

Yelp Eat24 tests out a delivery robot in San Francisco, powered by the courier robot company called Marble. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports

Fashion news round up: From Jenna Lyons to Topshop’s shoppable campaign

Jenna Lyons is leaving J.Crew after 26 years, and Topshop has teamed up with Vogue for the ultimate shoppable fashion film. Get your news headlines here.

Meal kits popularity grows, seafood becoming more important

Meal kits are hitting a mark with consumers and delivering on key convenience and health. WGSN's Sandra Halliday reports.

Me+Em raises crowd-funded £1.4m for digital growth

The UK based fashion label Me + Em, which offers up stylish yet relaxed women's wear clothing and is a hit with the fashion crowd just announced new investment.