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,...

French Connection to miss profits target as sales drop 9.5%

UK-based fashion retailer French Connection has today revealed a significant slide in trading for it last quarter, blaming warm weather on poor winter garment...

Ted Baker‘s sales up 12.3% despite warm weather

British fashion brand Ted Baker has today reported strong third-quarter retail sales growth, with revenues in this area of the business up 12.3 per...

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...

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,...

Game Group sales dive 8.6% in declining market

Due to unexpected weakness in the video games retailing market, sector specialist Game Group has downgraded its revenues predictions for its full-year period, it...

Co-op continues portfolio expansion

Mutual retailer The Co-operative Group has announced today that it is to acquire three new stores currently operating as Budgens, with plans to convert...

Comment: Rising to the click & collect challenge

With retailers such as New Look announcing that it will be a significant driver of sales within the next three years, click & collect...

Tesco price check offer misleading, says ASA

Leading UK supermarket Tesco has been criticised today over its promotional offer which initially promised to refund double the difference of purchased goods against...

Burberry sees PBT increase by 26% in H1

Luxury fashion group Burberry has reported a rise in profit before tax of 26 per cent, totalling £162 million, for its first half period....

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The New Age of Consumer Behaviour in Retail 2019 Report

Is retail experiencing a moment of transformation or chaos? The answer to this question depends on who is framing it. Too long has our...