Matthieu Comard Avon Natura profile interview

Big Interview: Matthieu Comard, General Manager Western Europe, Avon

Matthieu Comard is responsible for steering Avon to accelerate its growth in Western Europe. He talks to Retail Gazette.
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Reopened stores present a new way of shopping – is it viable?

With non-essential shops having opened on Monday, retailers were faced with the challenge of inviting fearful customers back..
Monsoon Accessorize Peter Simon CVA administration

Monsoon Accessorize: What went wrong?

We take a look at Monsoon's history to figure out where it all went downhill and how other brands can avoid a similar demise.
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COMMENT: It’s time for a conversation about high street rents

Chris Keen, chief financial officer at high street pharmacy chain LloydsPharmacy, asks landlords for lenience with rents.
As protests continue across the world in support of the Black Lives Matter movement following the murder of Minneapolis man George Floyd, here the retailers who have gone a step further than releasing statements by making monetary donations.

Here are the retailers going beyond solidarity for Black Lives Matter

Hhere the retailers who have gone a step further to take tangible action rather than just merely express "solidarity".
Selfridges London unveils its new Thank You tribute window display in celebration of the hard work done by those who have kept the country going during the coronavirus pandemic and give thanks to those who have helped people and communities around the country at this difficult time.

Retail Gazette Loves: Selfridges’ new Thank You tribute window display

Selfridges London unveils its new Thank You tribute window display as it prepares to reopen its four UK stores as lockdown eases.
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Victoria’s Secret: What went wrong?

After years of scandal and declining sales, the iconic lingerie retailer Victoria's Secret is struggling to survive..
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How can retailers prioritise workers’ mental health post-lockdown?

In today's challenging and uncertain climate, exasperated by the coronavirus pandemic, retailers feel an even bigger..
Waitrose cashier Anisa Omar becomes a Vogue cover star

Retail Gazette Loves: Waitrose cashier becomes a Vogue cover star

British Vogue dedicates its July 2020 cover and issue to keyworkers as a thank you for their work amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Aldo Aldo Bensadoun David Bensadoun administration

Aldo: What went wrong?

The UK arm of Canadian footwear retailer Aldo fell into administration this week, blaming it on the impact of Covid-19.

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[Webinar] Rising to Today’s Retail Sanitation Challenge

Welcome Back Your Customers Through Best Practices & Robotics The recent health crisis has prioritized cleaning efficacy in retail environments around the globe. But what...