15 November 2013
UK retailer Asda saw its third-quarter sales growth slow, but the business is looking to improve its clothing offer in store as part of a wider investment, according to one analyst.
13 November 2013
Supermarket retailer Sainsbury's today (13 November) hailed "strong growth" in its general merchandise and clothing sales as it booked a 9.1% rise in first-half pre-tax profits.
8 November 2013
Sales of children's wear in the UK have grown by an estimated 16.9% over the past five years, boosted by demand for more fashionable designer clothing, according to new research.
17 October 2013
Efforts to increase supply chain transparency should include closer collaboration and partnerships with suppliers, an industry event has heard.
14 October 2013
UK fashion retailer Arcadia Group has added two trading directors to its BHS chain.
2 October 2013
UK retail giant Tesco today (2 October) reported a 23.5% decline in first-half pre-tax profits, prompting analysts to take a mixed view on its outlook. While some believe the retailer's strategic plans are gaining traction, others note a lot more work needs to be done if real progress is to be made, especially in Europe.
2 October 2013
Supermarket retailer Sainsbury’s posted strong second quarter and first half sales figures, buoyed by the relaunch of its own-label Tu clothing brand.
28 June 2013
Companies representing more than a third of UK clothing sales have signed the Sustainable Clothing Action Plan (SCAP) 2020 Commitment, a scheme that will see them work together to reduce the environmental footprint of clothing.
17 June 2013
UK supermarket operator Sainsbury's is set to re-launch its Tu clothing range this week as part of efforts to grow its non-food business.
12 June 2013
UK supermarket operator Sainsbury's said clothing sales grew during the first quarter, despite tough comparatives from the Jubilee and good weather last year.
15 May 2013
More retailers and brands have joined the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh ahead of the midnight deadline (15 May).
8 May 2013
UK supermarket retailer Sainsbury's has reported higher annual profits after "outperforming" its rivals, and said its non-food offer - which includes clothing - "goes from strength to strength."
2 May 2013
Marks & Spencer has lost two more executives from its women's wear team as the retailer works to turnaround falling clothing sales.
22 March 2013
The most read stories on just-style this week include Sainsbury's revealing its general merchanside and clothing business is growing faster than its food division, Lululemon Athletica warning it may lose $20m worth of sales, and PVH planning to cut up to 1,000 jobs after its acquisition of Warnaco.
19 March 2013
UK supermarket operator Sainsbury's has said that its general merchandise and clothing business is growing at nearly three times the rate of food.
18 March 2013
Marks & Spencer has seen its share price shoot up this morning following rumours that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) is planning an GBP8bn bid for the UK retailer.
7 March 2013
UK retailer Monsoon Accessorize has appointed former George at Asda and Marks & Spencer executive Kevin Rusling as its international director.
6 February 2013
UK discount fashion and homewares retailer Matalan has parted company with two of its senior directors, including sourcing director Margaret Melville and commercial director Adrian Mountford.
9 January 2013
Supermarket retailer Sainsbury's has booked a 3.9% increase in third-quarter sales, boosted by its "strongest ever" Christmas trading period and growth in clothing.
21 December 2012
UK retailer Sainsbury's has dismissed reports its chief executive Justin King could step down from his role in February.
14 November 2012
Supermarket retailer Sainsbury's Plc today (14 November) said its clothing businesses is going "from strength to strength" as it reported a 2.5% rise in first-half profit.
8 October 2012
Sainsbury's has extended its partnership with TV fashion stylist Gok Wan for another year as its Gok for Tu range was the retailer's most successful clothing collaboration.
3 October 2012
Supermarket retailer Sainsbury's today (3 October) reported a rise in second-quarter sales, with clothing continuing to outpace its food business. The results have come in ahead of analysts' expectations who have viewed the figures as "positive" and "solid".
3 October 2012
Supermarket retailer Sainsbury's has today (3 October) booked a rise in second-quarter sales as its clothing business continues to grow faster than its food business.
13 June 2012
UK supermarket retailer Sainsbury's highlighted the success of its Gok for TU womenswear range as it recorded its strongest ever sales week on clothing over its first quarter.
31 May 2012
As consumer confidence remains stagnant, retailers have embraced the upcoming Jubilee celebrations and Olympics in the hope that the celebratory spirit will loosen consumers' wallets. Will the Jubilee weekend and Olympics provide consumers with a reason to spend? Katie Smith reports.
11 May 2012
Top stories on just-style this week included Sainsbury's revealing its clothing business is growing faster than its food business, UK retail sales falling because of April's wet weather, and forecasts that surging cotton imports into China are likely to keep costs low.
9 May 2012
Sainsbury's CEO Justin King has attributed growth in the supermarket operator's clothing business to an increase in space combined with a strong underlying product.
9 May 2012
Sainsbury's today revealed that its clothing business is growing faster than its food business and "continues to gain market share".
4 April 2012
Sainsbury's is set to move its boxed and hanging clothing depot from Coventry to Bedford as the retailer grows its apparel offer.