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INTERVIEW: Harry Debes, CEO, Lawson Software 23 Aug 2007

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Harry Debes’ first year as CEO of Lawson Software was dominated by the company’s merger with Intentia International, in early 2006. Now, 15 months after the deal’s completion, he tells just-style how the firm is leveraging its strength in the fashion sector with some exciting new ERP software developments, to help companies reduce lead times and improve delivery performance.

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Sears Holdings records another quarterly loss 5 Dec 2014

Michelle Russell

US department store retailer Sears Holdings has booked another loss in its third-quarter, as sales continue to decline.


Sears explores store sales to boost liquidity 7 Nov 2014

Michelle Russell

US department store retailer Sears Holdings has said it's considering selling up to 300 stores in a bit to boost its finances.


Sears seeks to raise more cash 21 Oct 2014

Michelle Russell

Sears Holdings has announced its intention to raise as much as US$625m through an unsecured loan and equity warrants in a bid to generate additional liquidity and shore up its balance sheet.


Primark inks US lease deal with Sears Holdings 20 Oct 2014

Katie Smith

UK value fashion retailer Primark has inked a deal with Sears Holdings which will see it lease space in seven stores in the US, a move that could be a sign of things to come.


Top stories last week on just-style... 20 Oct 2014

Katie Smith

The most-read stories on just-style last week included a look at the impact of China tightening up on corporate social responsibility, analyst opinion on JC Penney's new CEO, and an overview of Glenn Murphy's seven-year tenure at Gap.

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China takes a tougher stance on CSR 20 Oct 2014

Leonie Barrie

Experts on China's textile and apparel industry say that international brands must take increasing care to ensure their sourcing is environmentally and socially responsible, ahead of an anticipated tightening of government restrictions.


Gap CEO switch a sign of transition 13 Oct 2014

Leonie Barrie

If evidence is needed as to the new direction likely to be pursued by US retail giant Gap Inc, look no further than the company's new leadership change. It was revealed last week that CEO Glenn Murphy is to step down in February, making way for Art Peck, the head of Gap's digital division.

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