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Retail Week, May 2, 2014

Digital edition: Retail Week John Lewis at 150 – May 2014

Read the Retail Week John Lewis special anniversary issue as a fully digital edition.

Retail Week Property - April 2014

Digital edition: Retail Week Property - April 2014

Read the Retail Week Property supplement as a fully digital edition.

A1 - March 2014

Digital edition: Land Securities Retail - A1 magazine March 2014

Read the Land Securities Retail A1 magazine as a fully digital edition.

Destination Maternity has revealed it does not intend to make an offer for the UK mother and baby retailer Mothercare.

Destination Maternity reveals it will not bid for Mothercare

Destination Maternity has revealed it does not intend to make an offer for the UK mother and baby retailer Mothercare.

Mothercare chief financial officer Matt Smith has resigned from his role at the maternity retailer.

Mothercare chief financial officer Matt Smith resigns

Mothercare chief financial officer Matt Smith has resigned from his role at the maternity retailer.

Vince Cable is set to back a probe into the administrators of Comet referring three partners of accountancy firm Deloitte to chartered accountants body ICAEW.

Comet administrators to be probed over handling of liquidation

Vince Cable is to back a probe into the administrators of Comet, referring three partners of Deloitte to chartered accountants body ICAEW.

Amazon shares plummet as it reports another loss

Amazon loses £9.4bn in value as it posts £74.2m second-quarter loss

More than $16bn (£9.4bn) was wiped off the value of Amazon last night as it posted a net loss of $126m (£74.2m) in the three months to June 30.

John Lewis ended its summer Sale with 18.8% growth year on year last week, driven by a stellar performance in its home department.

Infographic: John Lewis clearance helps weekly sales surge 18.8%

John Lewis ended its summer Sale with 18.8% growth year on year last week, driven by a stellar performance in its home department.

The Consumer 2014

Our latest report, in association with BT, features findings from a survey of 2,000 consumers and exclusive in-depth interviews to help identify where and how people are shopping and their changing attitudes.

Download Report

Lacoste has a long, pioneering history and the website is a brilliant example of its future-gazing approach, with multichannel at the heart of its strategy.

Website review: Lacoste Vs Svpply.com

Geoff Gower, managing creative partner at ais London shares his view on the design and usability of Lacoste and Svpply.com’s retail websites.

Retail Week’s cartoonist Patrick Blower’s take on Dave Lewis stepping into Philip Clarke’s shoes as Tesco’s new chief executive.

Blower’s retail cartoon: Dave Lewis takes on Tesco’s clean-up

Retail Week’s cartoonist Patrick Blower’s take on Dave Lewis stepping into Philip Clarke’s shoes as Tesco’s new chief executive.

With anywhere between 25% and 60% of traffic coming through a mobile device, Superdrug, LK Bennett and B&Q, to name but a few, will be losing sales every day because they don’t have  mobile-optimised sites.

Comment: Sales knowledge is vital to ecommerce success

Retailers must leverage knowledge of their customers’ needs to optimise their ecommerce offers if they want to succeed in online retail.

Luxury fashion brands such as Burberry, Aquascutum and Barbour have all added to the allure of UK retail for international shoppers.

Comment: How mass-market retailers can tap into the ‘Ramadan rush’

The UK’s mass-market retailers have sometimes been unsure of how best to attract greater numbers of international shoppers to their stores.

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