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Ecommerce in fashion - October 2012

Retail Week Ecommerce in Fashion

Read the Retail Week & Fits.me Ecommerce in fashion supplement as a fully digital edition.

Sainsbury\'s reports second quarter update

Sainsbury's reports Q2 like-for-likes down 2.8% and warns on second half

Sainsbury’s has reported like-for-like sales excluding petrol down 2.8% for its second quarter, as boss Mike Coupe warns the second half is likely to be as tough.

Zalando, Europe’s largest fashion etailer, has listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange today with a value of 4.9bn euros

Zalando valued at £3.8bn as it floats on Frankfurt stock exchange

Zalando, Europe’s biggest fashion etailer, has listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange today with a value of €4.9bn (£3.8bn).

John Lewis boss rules out overseas stores as he invests in changing UK market.

WRC: John Lewis boss rules out overseas stores as he invests in changing UK market

John Lewis managing director Andy Street has ruled out opening stores abroad in order to invest in navigating a changing UK market.

Findel is considering a sale of sports specialist Kitbag

Findel to report first H1 profit in six years as it considers Kitbag sale

Findel is set to report a profit before tax in the first half of its year for the first time in six years and is considering selling off its Kitbag business.

Department store Selfridges is investing over £40m in its website over the next five years to “future proof” its multichannel business.

Selfridges invests in £40m website revamp to "future proof" the business

Department store Selfridges is investing over £40m in its website over the next five years to “future proof” its business.

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.

Zara UK’s operating profit fell by over a third, 34.3 per cent, in the year to the end of January 2014 due to costs increasing by £32.9m while its sales increased by just £15m, up 3.4% on last year.

Comment: UK proving to be a challenging market for Zara

Zara UK’s operating profit fell by over a third in the year to the end of January 2014 because of increased costs, while its sales increased by just £15m.

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