Tag : retailers
Coronavirus tracker: how the industry is reacting Subscription
Keep up to date with industry updates amid the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak.
Manufacturers in Bangladesh have hit back at Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group’s (EWM) response in a dispute over allegations that it has not paid bills totalling £27m.
Fashion retailers will take a cautious approach to discounting when they reopen stores in England from 15 June, despite the desperate need to clear stock left unsold during lockdown.
The £75,000 cost of reopening a storeSubscription
“Covid security” will require heavy investment, and retailers will still have to battle reduced footfall and consumer confidence if they reopen on 15 June.
Next signs Marvin Humes as ambassador Subscription
Next has unveiled presenter, singer and DJ Marvin Humes as its first menswear ambassador.
Next to reopen 25 stores from 15 JuneSubscription
High street retailer Next will reopen 25 stores on 15 June as the coronavirus restrictions ease.
Will M&S make a success of third-party brands?Subscription
Marks & Spencer’s long-awaited move to add third-party clothing and home brands to its online and in-store offer has been praised by industry insiders, but they warned the retailer must capitalise on the chance to broaden its customer base.
More than two-fifths of retailers do not feel prepared to reopen their stores after the Covid-19 coronavirus lockdown, Drapers’ new research has found.
Retail suffers another record sales fall Subscription
A sharp rise in online shopping failed to offset plummeting UK retail sales in April, which suffered a record decline due to the coronavirus lockdown.
What's behind Next's bold bet on beauty halls?Subscription
Next’s decision to launch beauty halls in struggling shopping centres across the UK is risky, but boss Lord Wolfson rarely makes the wrong call.