Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Fashion drives retail sales rise in November

Retail sales inched by 0.3 per cent in November from the previous month as cold weather drove consumers to buy warmer clothing, according to...

The Virtual Wardrobe: A clueless concept or a retailer‘s reality?

The movie Clueless first brought the ‘virtual wardrobe‘ concept to our imagination way back in 1995. Alicia Silverstone played Cher: a rich and vain...

M&S roll out 700 multi-touch kiosks

Marks and Spencer will roll out 700 polytouch kiosks to its high-street stores in a move to reduce queuing times and improve customer service....

Mamas and Papas open third store in Greater Manchester

Family maternity brand Mamas & Papas has opened its third store in the Greater Manchester area as it seeks to capitalise on the city‘s...

Sports Direct eying further European expansion

Sports retail chain Sports Direct has posted a 23.5 per cent rise in first-half group sales as it seeks further European expansion. The retailer,...

Spain‘s Inditex posts small profit rise after ‘extraordinary expansion‘

Fashion distributor Inditex, who owns the Zara clothes chain, posted a 5 per cent sales rise for the nine months to 31 October 2013....

Lipsy aiming for premium market with new store template

Women‘s fashion brand Lipsy has opened its new store at Watford‘s Intu shopping mall which heralds a new focus towards the premium market. The...

Virtusize announces further partnerships with UK retailers

Monsoon, Acne Studios and Country Attire are the latest fashion retailers to go live with online fitting room Virtusize in the UK. The retailers...

‘Boomerang Thursday‘ to see highest ever returns rate

As the e-commerce market drives overall growth and instigates a profound change in shopping habits, retailers are aware that yesterdays ‘Boomerang Thursday‘ will see...

Clarks appoints former Burberry president as Chairman

Footware brand Clarks has appointed ex Burberry president Thomas O‘Neill as Chairman of the group from 6 December. O‘Neill will succeed current chairman, Peter...

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Webinar: How to turn casual browsers into active buyers

‘Content is King,’ so they say. Yet it remains one of the most underestimated and forgotten parameters in the customer journey. Studies demonstrate that...