Tag : Lord Wolfson
Wolfson: UK can avoid no-deal chaosSubscription
Next chief executive Lord Wolfson has said he believes the UK will avoid serious disruption in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
Next chief executive Lord Wolfson has said the high street does have a future as its online business grows, but only if property costs enable the viability of stores.
Wolfson: Next cushioned by online 'head start'Subscription
Next chief executive Lord Wolfson said he is “concerned” for the future of the high street as competitors struggle to survive, but said the company’s online “head start” has helped to boost sales.
Shaky Next forecast signals fragile high streetSubscription
Next is expected to report a further decline in quarterly sales later this week, underlining the fragile state of the high street.
Online drives full-price sales at NextSubscription
Next’s full-price sales were up 4.3% in its half-year results to 31 July, compared with the same period last year, driven by a spike in online sales.
Poor policymaking is strangling retail growth but we can bring about a change, argued Next chief executive Lord Wolfson at a recent lecture
Next's full-price sales riseSubscription
Next’s full-price sales including interest income were up 2% year on year in the three months to 26 October, as the weather turned more autumnal.
Next to report further dip in salesSubscription
Next is expected to release another disappointing trading update this week, as weak consumer confidence offsets a boost from the warm weather in March.
Next poised to reveal further growthSubscription
Next is expected to reveal this week that growth in its online sales continues to offset a decline in bricks-and-mortar stores.
Next chief executive Lord Simon Wolfson has outlined aims to push for lower rent bills this year, as the retailer seeks to regain momentum after reporting its “most challenging” year in 25 years.