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Which retail campaigns hit the right note and which need a rethink? Rebecca Thomson gets the views of two advertising experts and assesses social media reaction to some of this year’s Christmas ads.
Read the Retail Week & Fits.me Ecommerce in fashion supplement as a fully digital edition.
Premium womenswear retailer Karen Millen has reported a fall in profits after investing in the business.
Retail news round-up December 9, 2013: Argos launches advertising agency review, John Lewis records sales up 1.8%, Morrisons cuts window cleaning to save costs, Irish M&S wokers strike over pension, Primark to grow by one million sq ft this year and the UK’s first ‘social supermarket’ opens
Cath Kidston is eyeing a sale in the new year which could value the retailer at £250m.
Communities secretary Eric Pickles has unveiled a £1bn package of support to boost UK high streets including tackling parking.
Kitsch homewares retailer Cath Kidston opened its Piccadilly flagship today.
Regent Street retailers including Burberry, J Crew and Hamleys have pulled out all the stops for their Christmas window displays.
Nestled among the Amex, Westpac and Macquarie banks in the financial district of Sydney, Shirt Bar is a shirt store with a difference.
Sir Philip Green says the weather has been both unseasonably mild and wet recently, but Arcadia’s problems are more deep-seated than that.
The eyes of the financial world have been on China this week as the closed-door meeting held by its top leaders, a gathering also known as the Third Plenum, debated the future of the country’s economic progress.