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.
UK consumers who shop online already are becoming more online-focused than ever and are increasing the amounts they buy via webstores, a new report shows and more than half of women buy clothes online.
As it works to boost its clothing sales with essentials as well as fashion-focused pieces, M&S has taken a deep dive into plus-size with the launch of a line for the growing number of UK women who wear sizes 18 to 32.
Debenhams was forced to make more markdowns than planned for Christmas and this will dent its profits. But the retail giant also hailed beauty strength and rising fashion share, despite an overall market decline.