All Gap articles – Page 9

  • GAP
    News

    Gap like-for-likes dip over Christmas

    2011-01-06T15:04:00Z

    Gap international like-for-likes, which includes the UK, were down 4% in the key Christmas trading period in the five weeks to January 1.

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    News

    Gap to investigate Bangladesh factory fire

    2010-12-16T10:51:00Z

    Gap has said it was “terribly saddened” by the deaths of workers at a Bangladeshi factory razed to the ground by a fire this week, and that it would investigate the cause of the blaze.

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    Gap sales up in November but international suffers slight drop

    2010-12-02T16:41:00Z

    US fashion giant Gap’s like-for-like sales rose 4% in November but its international arm, which includes UK sales, was down 1%.

  • Valentino’s collection with Gap will launch in its London flagship store this Saturday
    News

    Valentino for Gap launches on Saturday

    2010-11-25T09:49:00Z

    Valentino’s collection with high-street retailer Gap will launch in its London flagship store this Saturday.

  • Marmite
    Analysis

    Pop and go

    November 12 2010

    Pop-up shops have become an effective consumer touch-point for brands, a convenient way of filling space and creating a dynamic environment. But is the fizz going out of pop, asks Mark Faithfull

  • La Senza
    News

    La Senza to widen appeal and target M&S customers

    2010-11-12T00:00:00Z

    Lingerie chain La Senza is shifting its strategy to directly target older M S customers in order to grow its market share.

  • Stephen Sunnucks
    Analysis

    44 Stephen Sunnucks

    November 12 2010

    President, Europe and international strategic alliances, Gap Europe

  • Gap
    News

    Gap opens first Chinese stores

    2010-11-11T10:36:00Z

    Gap’s first store in China has opened today as the US retailer begins its assault on the lucrative Chinese market.

  • Opinion

    Gap.com vs Hm.com

    2010-11-05T12:52:00Z

    Alex Wares, managing director, Mediarun reviews Gap.com and Hm.com

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    News

    Gap guns for international and online sales

    2010-10-15T10:50:00Z

    Gap is gunning to increase its share of the $1.4 trillion global apparel market with the aim that by its 2013 financial year international and online sales will account for more than a quarter of its total net sales.

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    News

    Gap drops new logo

    2010-10-15T00:00:00Z

    Gap has dropped plans to change its logo after being ridiculed by bloggers and tweeters for a new design unveiled last week.

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    Opinion

    Price alone not enough for value specialists

    October 15, 2010

    One of the many things we’ll miss about Sir Stuart Rose when he retires next year is the frequency with which he says “value is a function of price times quality”. Never has that been truer than today.

  • Opinion

    Mind the Gap

    2010-10-12T09:43:00Z

    Gap’s u-turn on its logo is the funniest thing that’s happened in retail in ages

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    News

    Gap apologises and scraps new logo after uproar

    2010-10-12T09:39:00Z

    Gap has done a rapid about face and said that it would revert to its traditional blue box logo after a disastrous reaction to a new logo unveiled in America last week.

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    Opinion

    Retailers show their true colours

    2010-10-11T09:32:00Z

    Full marks to Waterstones for the advert it ran in a national newspaper on Saturday. The bookseller may have had its fair share of troubles, but its marketing department knows a good thing when it sees one and in this instance, this appears to have been Waitrose.

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    News

    Gap president defends controversial new logo

    2010-10-08T14:36:00Z

    Gap’s North American president Marka Hansen has defended the US casualwear chain’s controversial new logo and said she wanted customers to “take notice” of the chain and “see what it stands for today”.

  • Valentino is to partner with Gap to offer a womenswear capsule collection
    News

    Gap collaborates with Valentino

    2010-09-09T09:43:00Z

    Casualwear chain Gap has joined forces with designer label House of Valentino to launch a womenswear capsule collection.

  • Gap
    News

    Gap sales flat in August

    2010-09-03T09:34:00Z

    US fashion giant Gap said that total sales and like-for-like sales were flat in August with “mixed” results across its fascias.

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    News

    Zara unveils transactional website

    2010-09-01T13:13:00Z

    Zara has unveiled its new transactional website allowing UK customers to buy its entire fashion collection online for the first time online.

  • Gap
    News

    Gap sites go live

    2010-08-27T00:00:00Z

    Gap Sites go live Gap and Banana Republic were due to launch their long-awaited European transactional websites today.