Friday, November 15, 2019
H&M, Muji, Uniqlo, Adidas under scrutiny over Chinese “forced labour” supply chain

H&M, Muji, Uniqlo and Adidas under scrutiny over Chinese “forced labour” supply chain

A new report detailing the alleged use of forced labour at Chinese cotton production plants brings scrutiny to Western brands.
New Look trading update Nigel Oddy

New Look half-year sales affected by “ongoing uncertainty”

New Look has reported that its losses narrowed in its half year results after an “incredibly busy” year.
Gap CEO resignation Art Peck

Gap CEO Art Peck to step down

Gap chief executive Art Peck is due to step down after sales at the retailer declined in the third quarter, ahead of an anticipat
Top 5 news stories today -Sainsbury’s half-year profits nosedive 91%, Amazon has employed more staff than any of the Big 5 tech companies since 2000, Superdry revenue slumps 11%, Superdry revenue slumps 11%, Shares in The Works plunge 43% amid profit warning.

Top 5 news stories to read today

Top 5 news stories today - from Sainsbury's, Amazon, Superdry, Augmented Reality and The Works.
Superdry discounting promotional pricing trading update julian dunkerton CEO

Superdry revenue slumps 11% thanks to heavy discounting

Superdry has reported a decline in revenues as heavy discounting continued to affect wholesale performance.
Casual and outdoor clothing retailer Weird Fish has announced the widespread introduction of grass paper carrier bags throughout its retail portfolio. It will be the first UK retailer to launch an initiate using the eco-friendly grass paper bags.

Weird Fish the 1st UK retailer to launch grass paper bags

Casual and outdoor clothing retailer Weird Fish has announced the widespread introduction of grass paper carrier bags in stores.
Clarks trading update Thomas O’Neill

Clarks sales drop in “extremely volatile” environment

Clarks has recorded "poor" financial results in an "extremely volatile" environment.
Arcadia makes new senior hires for digital transformation push

Arcadia reveals new senior hires amid digital transformation push

Arcadia Group has announced the appointment of three new senior executives as part of a digital transformation strategy.
Formcut founder Chris Richard's ambitions to use 3D tech to shakeup retail

5 Minutes With Chris Richards, Co-Founder & MD, Formcut

Formcut recently opened a pop-up in London, where people can get their sizes measured in a 3D body scanner.
Bonmarché store closures

Bonmarché to shut 100 shops if new owner not found

Bonmarché is reportedly seeking to close 100 of its 318 stores in the UK as it continues to explore all options for the future.

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