Asos tycoon Nick Robertson sells £20.2m worth of shares

Nick Robertson, Asos Founder and Chief Executive, could be embarking on a huge shopping spree after pocketing over £20.2m yesterday, following the sale of 750,000 of his shares. The sale was supposedly prompted by a “big tax bill”.Robertson, who launched the online fashion giant in 2000, sold shares on Wednesday aft... read more...
10:29AM - Thu 29th January 2015

Omni-channel and beyond - are supermarkets ready for the next wave of IT change?

From farm to fork, there is no doubting that technology plays an integral role in the way supermarket chains interact with their suppliers, partners and customers. Since the first, secure, online purchase 20 years ago, retailers have come a long w...
08:56AM - Thu 29th January 2015

Apple reports biggest quarterly profit in history

Apple has announced the biggest ever quarterly profit by a public company, after a stellar performance following the sale of 74.5m iPhone 6 smartphones which surpassed all expectations.The tech giant has reported quarterly revenues of $18bn (£11.8...
10:43AM - Wed 28th January 2015

H&M plans 400 new stores after posting £500m net profit

Fashion retailer Hennes and Mauritz has reported a 12% increase in net income during the fourth quarter of 2014, up from £443m during the same period in 2013.Growth is imminent for the high street chain, with the H&M group planning to open 400 new...
10:19AM - Wed 28th January 2015
IKEA furniture

IKEA continues to grow and enable customers to live a sustainable life at home

The IKEA Group net income amounted to €3.3bn for the financial year 2014.Market conditions continued to improve with strong performance in China and North America, and an upward trend in Europe. There were 716m visits to the IKEA Group stores and ...
09:36AM - Wed 28th January 2015

Getronics ensures good fit for Clarks’ in-store iPads

Getronics, a global IT services provider, has announced that Clarks is enjoying improved customer satisfaction following the successful deployment of iPad technology in over 590 Clarks stores across the UK, a promising investment in refining their...
09:08AM - Wed 28th January 2015

ShopDirect Launches Very iPhone app with image recognition technology

Multi-brand digital retailer Shop Direct, has launched a new iPhone app to offer its customers an “easier, more engaging user experience.”The app boasts cutting-edge image recognition technology that allows shoppers to snaps clothes the...
09:07AM - Wed 28th January 2015

Making 2015 the year of click-and-collect

With forecasts by IMRG Capgemini for e-retail sales in the UK to undergo a 12% growth and estimated to be worth £116m by year-end, retailers already not engaged with omnichannel need to carefully consider their approach for 2015.Retailers looking ...
08:42AM - Wed 28th January 2015

2014 shopping centre volumes at pre-recession levels

UK shopping centre investment transactions in 2014 totalled £5.83bn (101 shopping centres comprising 70 transactions) according to DTZ. These volumes have not been witnessed since pre-recession times when in 2006 volumes reached £5.62bn. The 10 ye...
11:01AM - Tue 27th January 2015

Carpetright trading improves year-on-year during Q3

Floor coverings retailer Carpetright has reported like-for-like sales up 7.5% in the UK in its third quarter following new Boxing Day offers.For the 13 weeks to January 24, Carpetright’s total sales increased by 6.6% and in the rest of Europe, lik...
10:49AM - Tue 27th January 2015

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