Jon Crossick

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Should I be ashamed of my grandfather?

He joined the Hitler Youth as a child, fought for the Nazis and supported the far right to the end. But to Holly Müller he was still her grandfather and she struggles to understand the contradictions<p>My Austrian Opa (grandfather) was an enthusiastic member of the Hitler Youth and, though never …

How Michael Kors and Coach can capture the millennial customer

What’s the story with Kors and Coach?<p>The question isn’t flippant. In a millennial-driven market, stories and experiences drive purchases, and young …

Inside the Very Charmed World of British Noble Annabel Astor

From a topsy-turvy childhood, Annabel Astor has made a name for herself as a businesswoman and the manager of a spectacular home: Ginge Manor. As her aristo-chic furnishings company, OKA, reaches the U.S., the viscountess welcomes Bob Colacello to the hub of her jet-set existence.<p>‘This sofa we’re …

Why 2015 was the year for m-commerce

As the year winds down and retailers wait—fingers crossed—for the holiday numbers to come in, Retail Dive is taking look at what shaped the retail …

15 secret features hidden in your iPhone

Your iPhone has a lot of hidden features you may not know about, like a hidden map of everywhere you've been and the ability to let you control your screen by tilting your head.<p>We've rounded together 15 hidden features that will help make you an iPhone power user.

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High Street Retailers Step Up to the Altar

With off-the-rack gowns at competitive prices, retailers like Asos are targeting brides-to-be who are spending less on the dress.<p><b>LONDON, United</b> …

Sir Alex Ferguson reveals the real reason for his retirement as Manchester United manager

Exclusive: Old Trafford legend says he would have stayed beyond 2013 if it wasn't for family bereavement<p>The shock felt by Manchester United when the golden era ended with an emotional changing room speech is still shaking the foundations two years on.<p>So United fans will be pained to hear for the …

5 of the best iPhone widgets you’ve never heard of

On Thursday, I ran a simple post that covered 10 of the best iPhone widgets in the App Store. Widget support isn’t new on Apple’s iOS platform, but …

National fish and chips day: the ten best shops in the country

It is National fish and chip day, and hungry Britons around the country will be looking to honour one of our country’s favourite dishes.<p>If you’re …

How 18 retailers in Central London are integrating digital in-store

<b>Ah, Oxford Street, you are known by so many names…</b><p>To some, you are the shopping capital of the UK, to others, a realisation of hell on Earth.<p>This is …

Understanding disruption: Omnichannel marketing when everyone’s a retailer

Let’s say you own an apparel brand, and that your brand has its own stores to sell your stuff. You get to control the experience – the design, the …

I wish I could take a selfie with that #SaboLondon taxi, but it's too difficult when it's on the move. Merry Xmas @thomassabo 😘🎄🎉🎊

Your plan for this week: visit your nearest @thomassabo shop!😃 #thomassabo #fashion #jewelry #schmuck #geschenk #gift #suchagoodkarma

The Trouble With (Recruiting) Sales Directors

<i>The below is an interview given to Sales Director Magazine:</i><p>1) When head-hunting Sales Directors what things do you look for?<p>People often cite Sales …

The 100 best restaurants in London

Time Out More Card<p>Introducing the perks card you’ll actually love. Jump the queue, score free wings, get one on the house at the city’s coolest …

British GQ Style on Twitter: "This week we are tweeting about watches featured in #gqslondonissue. Monday: @THOMASSABO. Shot by Mitch Feinberg. http://t.co/B2KscB9g7L"

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i dont like surprises, but this was different☺️ #thomassabo #jewellerybox #giftcard #loved #surprise #special

Ross just gave me this Thomas Sabo bracelet at dinner! And told me what every charm means to us 😭❤️ #thomassabo

Coming home to this after work on a friday night. Feeling so spoilt and loved. ❤️🌹🌷💐🍫 #rosepetals #chocolate #thomassabo #love #memories #bestboyfriendever @rooseph

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Starbucks reinvents the coffee cup. http://f-st.co/GBh4KVM

CEO Talk | Angela Ahrendts on Burberry's Connected Culture

In a BoF Exclusive, Imran Amed sits down with Burberry chief executive Angela Ahrendts to discuss the company's connected culture as the company …

Japan Is About To Prove Keynesian Economics Entirely Wrong

Or we could run the headline as “Japan is about to prove Keynesian economics entirely correct”. For we’ve that wonderful thing going on, that extreme rarity in economics, a natural experiment. One which will either prove or disprove the central tenet of popular Keynesian economics. Please note, I …

New Generation of Consumer-Friendly Jewelry Websites

Jewelry industry retailers, designers and manufacturers are having a difficult time creating websites that encourage consumers to love and subsequently buy jewelry. Innovation in this area has largely come from outside the industry, led by website Blue Nile. However, the Blue Nile model with its …