Monday, September 20, 2021
Abercrombie & Fitch unveils new Regent Street store

Abercrombie & Fitch unveils new Regent Street store

Abercrombie & Fitch has opened its new store located on Regent Street, London.
Lidl's own branded merchandise dubbed #LidlbyLidl launched across the UK yesterday and is already reselling online for multiple times its RRP. 

Demand for Lidl’s £12.99 trainers overtakes Balenciaga and Yeezy as resale prices skyrocket

Lidl's own branded merchandise dubbed #LidlbyLidl launched across the UK yesterday and is already reselling online for multiple times its RRP. 
Next has agreed to manage Gap’s business in the UK and Ireland as a franchise partner as they form a joint venture.

Next to run Gap’s UK operation in a joint venture

Next has agreed to manage Gap’s business in the UK and Ireland as a franchise partner.
Uniqlo has become the latest major fashion retailer to warn of stock delays due to COVID-19 lockdowns across Vietnam.

Uniqlo warns of stock delays as Vietnam factories struggle with COVID-19 outbreaks

Uniqlo has become the latest major fashion retailer to warn of stock delays due to COVID-19 lockdowns across Vietnam.
Superdry has announced a narrowing of losses in the year to 24 April as it announced that it is set to open a new flagship store on London’s Oxford Street.

Superdry ‘turns a corner’ as losses narrow

Superdry reported a pre-tax loss of £37m for the year to 24 April, compared with a £167m loss the year before.
Reiss sales bouncing back after pandemic hits 2020 performance

Reiss sales recover as it preps to launch childrenswear next month

Reiss has reported it sales are bouncing back after its 2020 profit and sales performance was hit amid Covid-19.
Formalwear

Should retailers scale down on formalwear as Brits work from home?

As M&S announces it will stop selling suits in most of its stores, it correlates with Kantar's data suggesting that annual sales of men’s suiting fell from £469m in 2016 to £159m in the past year to July. Retail Gazette looks at whether retailers should cut down on their formalwear offerings as people continue to work from home.
Primark has announced plans to boost sustainability in an effort to retain its loyal customer base, but analysts say its lack of online store could drive them away. 

Primark’s lack of ecommerce could “be a step towards the end” as shares drop...

Primark has announced plans to boost sustainability in an effort to retain its loyal customer base, but analysts say its lack of online store could drive them away. 
Zalando marks one year of entering the pre-owned category with a new marketing campaign, Drama Free highlighting its convenience.

Zalando celebrates one year of pre-owned category with new campaign

Zalando marks one year of entering the pre-owned category with a new marketing campaign, Drama Free highlighting its convenience.
FatFace has appointed Will Crumbie as Chief Executive Officer of the group, with immediate effect.

FatFace appoints Will Crumbie as chief executive

FatFace has appointed Will Crumbie as Chief Executive Officer of the group, with immediate effect.

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