Gap‘s international sales slump 10% in Q3

Trading declines have continued at global fashion retailer Gap, with results released today showing like-for-like (LFL) sales fell five per cent in its third-quarter...

Topshop opens new flagship store at Lakeside

Leading retail group Arcadia has this week unveiled a new 25,000 sq ft megastore for its Topshop & Topman divisions at the Lakeside shopping...

Businesses focused on ‘the new purchase journey‘

With the rapid advent of technology, today‘s businesses find themselves dealing with a growing number of channels through which they can reach their customers:...

Phones 4u offers in-store Wi-Fi

Mobile phone retailer Phones 4u has this week launched free Wi-Fi services across its network of stores, allowing its customers to access the internet...

Republic acquires .com URL for £127,000

Fashion retailer Republic further emphasised the importance of online positioning during the last quarter by spending over $200,000 (£127,000) on a single domain name,...
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Laura Ashley CEO to stand down in new year

Fashion and homewares retailer Laura Ashley has announced today that Lillian Tan will retire from her role as CEO at the start of 2012,...

Boots ranked best multichannel retailer

Health & beauty retailer Boots has been anointed leader of the multichannel retail race, offering the best user experience across its online, mobile and...

Tesco to trial augmented reality in-store

The UK‘s biggest retailer Tesco is to trial various groundbreaking interactive technological features at a number of its stores and online, it was confirmed...

Mothercare’s £81m loss forces review of UK business

Poor UK trading for maternity and baby products retailer Mothercare meant it suffered large losses in the first half of its financial year despite...

Lipsy to launch in the Middle East

British fashion brand Lipsy has today announced a deal which will see it launch stores in Middle Eastern countries Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait,...

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