H&M to test external brands in its stores

In today's episode:

◇ H&M is coming off a great quarter - 12% up over last year. To celebrate they announced they will compete with online heavy-hitters like Zalando and Asos by offering external brands in its stores.

◇ The Clear Fashion App launches in France, enabling consumers to make better values-based decisions. At launch, the app already has 20 brand ambassadors including Levi’s, Sandro, Maje, Claudie Pierlot, A.P.C, Petit Bateau.

◇ eBay takes a stand against holiday creep by making a "Holiday Chill" video.