Sales drop at N Brown GroupSubscription
Group sales at N Brown Group in the 18 weeks to 5 January fell 1.6% year on year, in a “challenging” and “highly promotional” market.
The Creative Industries Federation (CIF) has called for the government and political parties to support a second referendum on whether the UK should leave the European Union.
Festive sales up at Primark Subscription
Sales at Primark for the 16 weeks to 5 January were up 4% year on year, driven by new store openings.
Retailers warned over mis-selling fake fur Subscription
The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) is to crack down on retailers and brands that misleadingly claim to sell fake fur products.
Shopping app usage soars 60%Subscription
Time spent worldwide on mobile shopping apps has risen by 60% to 18 billion hours in 2018, a new report has revealed.
Mamas & Papas stems losses as revenues fall flatSubscription
Maternity and nursery retailer Mamas & Papas has reduced its losses from £11.6m to £9.1m for the year to 1 April 2018, its latest accounts filed at Companies House show.
Industry despair at Brexit 'mess'Subscription
The retail industry has called for certainty after prime minister Theresa May’s proposed Brexit deal was overwhelmingly rejected by parliament last night.
Buyer numbers drop at Pitti UomoSubscription
Menswear trade show Pitti Uomo in Florence witnessed a 4% decline in buyer numbers for autumn 19, after steady attendance growth in the two preceding January editions.
LondonEdge launches online trading emporiumSubscription
Alternative lifestyle trade show LondonEdge has launched an online sourcing platform to connect brands and buyers worldwide all year round.
LVMH takes minority stake in Gabriela HearstSubscription
LVMH has invested in a minority stake of sustainable US womenswear brand Gabriela Hearst.