The chief executive of British retailer Marks & Spencer , Steve Rowe, said he and his new chairman, Archie Norman, differed very little on the strategic direction of the company and were working well together.
Mallzee, a UK-based shopping app and retail analytics firm, has raised almost £2n in new funds and added a fashion retail expert to its top team as it boosts its focus on providing data insights for the fashion sector.
Dutch fashion retailers are showing better results after a number of hard years. Chains are benefitting from the Netherlands’ economic recovery and reaping the rewards of adapting to changing consumer behaviour.
We didn’t think we’d still be talking about the impact of Black Friday this far into the New Year. But the latest Ipsos Retail footfall tracker, shows us that the big discount day in late November affected January.