Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Laura Ashley sales jump 7.5% in H1

Furniture & fashion retailer Laura Ashley has seen total group sales jump 7.5 per cent in its first half as it seeks to increase...

Kingfisher profit plummets 15.5%

Home and DIY retail group Kingfisher saw pre-tax profit plummet 15.5 per cent to £371 million in its first half, it has been announced...

Grocery market grows above inflation

Figures released today on supermarket share reveal that the two-nation divide continues as upmarket grocer Waitrose and discount supermarket Aldi both posted all-time record...

Big data: Understanding its value

As the growth of e-commerce and social shopping continue, the value of big data collected by retailers and businesses is becoming increasingly important and...

BCSC calls on PM to invest in high streets

The UK Government must take action to enable investment in high streets, retail property trade body the British Council of Shopping Centres (BCSC) has...

Supergroup UK retail sales rise 19.7%

Youth fashion retailer Supergroup has reported a UK retail sales rise of 19.7 per cent to £40.2 million in its first quarter, in financial...

Burberry warns on profit amid disappointing Q2

Luxury fashion label Burberry today announced that it expects profits for its full year “to be around the lower end of market expectations” following...

Comment: The new age of Category Management

There is no doubt that consumers are returning to both bricks-and-mortar stores and online shopping channels with a renewed sense of confidence. Recent increases...

LK Bennett appoints new CEO

Luxury fashion retailer LK Bennett has today announced the appointment of a new CEO as it refocuses on global expansion. Didier Drouet, who has...

Primark expects 17% full-year sales rise

Fast fashion retailer Primark expects a 17 per cent rise in sales for its full financial year as it continues to increase its selling...

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The State of Digital Marketing

Mapp is running a 5-min survey to assess how companies in the UK have reshaped their marketing strategies during 2021 and their priorities for 2022. Why should...