27 February 2014
Retail giant Tesco yesterday (26 February) revealed further plans to improve its domestic sales performance and reverse declining market share trends as it looks to accelerate its UK turnaround.
25 February 2014
Tesco will "accelerate" efforts to turnaround its UK business while also capping capital expenditure, the company said today (25 February).
24 February 2014
Sainsbury's has extended its partnership with TV fashion stylist Gok Wan for another two years as it reveals its clothing business is growing at around 10% year-on-year.
20 February 2014
Asda ended its 2013 financial year with a fall in underlying sales in the fourth quarter.
10 February 2014
Bangladesh's apparel trade body has signed a collaboration agreement with Impactt, a London-based leading ethical trading consultancy, to improve productivity in the ready-made garment industry.
31 January 2014
A number of UK retailers have signed up to a range of green targets, as part of wider efforts to reduce waste, energy and water usage within the industry by 2020.
29 January 2014
Sainsbury's this morning (29 January) announced commercial director Mike Coupe will replace Justin King as the supermarket retailer's chief executive from July. While speculation will inevitably centre on what King will do next, the focus will also be on whether Coupe is a safe pair of hands for Sainsbury's and whether his focus will turn to the fast-growing area of clothing.
29 January 2014
Sainsbury's chief executive Justin King will leave the UK supermarket group this summer, when current commercial director Mike Coupe will take the helm at the firm.
8 January 2014
UK retailer Sainsbury's this morning (8 January) said it achieved "record" levels of market share for its general merchandise and clothing business over the Christmas period. With that, analysts offered an upbeat view.
8 January 2014
Sainsbury's achieved "record" levels of market share for its general merchandise and clothing business over the Christmas period, but group like-for-like sales remained flat.
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.