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.
The net sales of Deckers Brands in the first quarter of fiscal 2019 has increased 19.5 per cent to $250.6 million compared to $209.7 million for the same period last year. Net sales increased 17.6 per cent.
SMCP has been one of the market’s biggest success stories of recent years and it looks like that success story is continuing. The company issued its Q2 results on the last day of July and described them as “superb”.
JD Sports has added a a new multi-stream music entertainment platform, called JD-X, to its in-store offer and to its mobile app as entertainment becomes a key feature of both store and online shopping.
Sustainability was the key message at Pure London as its new Conscious section debuted with a broad selection of sustainable brands and the seminar and discussion programme took a deep dive into the issue.