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Warm September weather affected sales at Next

Comment: Next’s buying changes probably insulated it from September’s heat

The North wind won’t blow. And never mind snow, there’s barely a sign of autumnal crispness in the air. It’s tough for fashion retailers.

Mothercare intends to improve its stores

Comment: Mothercare's rights issue will allow focus on customers

Tight cost control is a retail basic but on its own it’s rarely enough to build a business and persuade the shopper to open her purse.

Asos must retain an entreprenurial culture

Comment: Asos’s success depends on keeping its entrepreneurial spirit alive

A quarterly retail sales rise of 15% and total annual revenues up 27% to almost £1bn would normally be cause for throwing hats in the air.

Dave Lewis\'s ambitions at Tesco must make their way to the shopfloor

Comment: Tesco needs to match ambition with executional excellence

In a Tesco store last weekend I asked the people on the tills about Dave Lewis.

Carphone shop-in-shop in Dixons\' Currys and PC World store

Comment: Dixons Carphone benefits from Vodafone’s split with Phones 4U

Now that the main summer holiday period is over the reporting season kicks off again in earnest next week, when Dixons Carphone is among those updating.


Sainsbury's second quarter: What the analysts say

Sainsbury’s has revealed a 2.8% drop in like-for-like sales in its first trading update under new chief executive Mike Coupe. Retail Week takes a look at what the analysts say.

Women\'s fashion etailer JustFab is growing quickly

Emerging retailer: $1bn personalised women’s apparel etailer JustFab

It seems a little incongruous to call JustFab an emerging retailer. The US ecommerce site expects to turnover $500 million in 2015, is eyeing an IPO, is valued at $1bn and already operates in seven countries.


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