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Following his promotion at Asos to chief operating officer, Drapers takes a look back at Nick Beighton’s career history and ask industry insiders what they think of the move.
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Speculate to accumulate is not a phrase much heard these days.
Jonathan De Mello is head of retail consultancy at property adviser Harper Dennis Hobbs.
River Island has become one of the first retailers to develop a Kindle version of its transactional shopping app.
Manchester-based etailer Boohoo.com opened its first bricks-and-mortar pop-up shop in New York today.
Shop Direct is getting ready for a week of Christmas promotions to build on the success of last year, when the etailer’s first Black Friday campaign generated the highest ever daily orders for Very.co.uk.
The Hunt, a US-based community-driven visual search site, will officially launch in the UK tomorrow.
US department store retailer Neiman Marcus has launched a new mobile app feature enabling shoppers to take photos and then find handbags and shoes with matching attributes in just one click.
Shop Direct’s group chief executive Alex Baldock explains how mobile shopping and a surge in sales at Very.co.uk have led to a pre-tax profit rise of 512% to £40.4m in the year to June 30.
Pre-tax profits have jumped 512% to £40.4m at Shop Direct as mobile sales and growth at Very.co.uk have soared.
Manchester-born pure-play etailer Boohoo.com will open its first bricks-and-mortar pop-up store in New York on October 30.
Italian tailoring etailer Lanieri is using 3D scanning technology in UK pop-up stores to offer shoppers better-fitting suits and to boost sales.
The Drapers Interview
Liz Evans, tactician behind Warehouse and Oasis, is focused on social media and domestic growth to keep both brands in the premier league.
Back to the future: Simon Cotton, chief executive of Johnstons of Elgin, is getting the balance right between private and own label business to continue the mill’s success.
Twenty-year-old Aphrodite’s passion for menswear grows ever stronger on Wearside.
Striking the right note: With Inditex fascia Stradivarius a few months into its UK expansion, we visit its first store to assess its chances of success.