Fast Retailing, owner of Japan’s popular clothing chain Uniqlo, booked a record annual profit and forecast even stronger results in the current year, helped by growth in Asia and a recovery at its US stores.
Times are tough and they certainly seem to be so for Swedish retailer Kappahl. The company's full-year results presentation was headlined “a challenging year”, so you knew the news wasn’t going to be good.
With UK retail in its current fragile state, every results announcement is being jumped on for signs of a recovery, which made N Brown’s interim figures of particular interest. And is a recovery on the cards? Not yet.
At least two U.S. states and two European Union member states are investigating a breach at Alphabet Inc’s Google that may have exposed private profile data of at least 500,000 users to hundreds of external developers.
As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability, the outdoor apparel co-op is organizing used gear swaps at 11 stores across the US later this month, inviting members to trade their gently used equipment.
Dolly Jones, former content & strategy director of Condé Nast and British Vogue editor, has joined Eco-Age as chief content officer following the relaunch of the company’s website as a digital platform.
Authentic Brands Group LLC has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase a majority stake in the intellectual property of the Camuto Group’s proprietary brands in partnership with DSW Inc.