Amazon Germany Introduces English

If you happen to be an English-speaker living in a mainland European country, you'll be happy to hear that Amazon Germany now offers shopping in English. Granted it may still be in the Beta testing phase, but all shoppers can access the website in English. There are a number of … Continue reading

Streisand’s ‘Partners’ Debuts Atop Billboard Chart

Barbra Streisand has added one more feather to her cap, and let's face it, at this point she has the equivalent of a full-length headdress when it comes to achievements. With the chart-topping debut of her latest set, Partners, Streisand achieves what no other musician (soloist or group) ever has, a number … Continue reading

Classic Fashion: Wimbledon

Grass tennis courts, players all in white, royal spectators, strawberries and cream. It could only reference one thing… Wimbledon! The world's greatest tennis players have been congregating at the prestigious All England Lawn Tennis Club for 137 years. It is regarded by many as the most elite of the 4 Grand … Continue reading

House of Fraser Bought By Chinese Conglomerate

If you haven't been keeping up with retail news, a pretty big story broke broke about a week ago and was confirmed earlier today. The 60-unit British department store chain House of Fraser is being bought by China's Sanpower Group. The deal is set to be finalized later this week, according … Continue reading