Burberry has unveiled its SS22 collection and unlike many luxury peers, has shown digitally. It also named a new data and analytics chief, the new post underlining the importance of those functions to the brand.
Hopes that strong retail sales in the summer would continue into early autumn seem to have been dashed — at least that’s the case according to the earliest of the monthly retail sales reports to come out.
Office dress codes may be more casual post-pandemic, but men still need to invest in smart suits for business. That could be good news for menswear as it means men need to buy a wider variety of clothing.
Sports Direct has been fined £70,000 for spamming consumers with millions of "nuisance" marketing emails. The sportswear retailer is one of three companies fined a combined £500,000 for sending over 354 million messages.
August retail sales volumes surprisingly fell, on a month-on-month basis, in Britain the ONS said Friday. Volumes were down by 0.9%, with non-food store sales volumes down 1%, driven by a 3.7% fall at department stores
The UK’s Post Office is to process packages for Amazon on a national scale in what’s being seen as a challenge to its former owner The Royal Mail. The deal is similar to its arrangement with package delivery firm DPD.
Lord Wolfson, the chief executive of high street retail giant Next, has blamed the government’s “insane” immigration policy for the major shortage of heavy-goods vehicle (HGV) drivers hitting Britain’s supply chain hard.