As it launches a range of new app functions, the Oregon-based sportswear brand is experimenting with mobile integration in store, allowing customers to request sneakers to try on by scanning them with the Nike app.
Sales at John Lewis partnership in the latest week edged up by less than 1% to just under £205 million. But the John Lewis department store chain did much better with a 3.9% increase in the seven days to August 18.
Littlewoods owner Shop Direct has revealed its new 850,000-square-foot fulfilment centre in the East Midlands will allow it to explore same-day delivery and increase its cut-off time for next-day delivery to midnight.
South African fashion retailer Truworths International has created a chief operating officer position to boost retail sales growth at home and in the UK, where consumer spending remains under pressure.