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UK: Matalan accused of squeezing its suppliers | 20 Aug 08

The UK-based Forum of Private Business (FPB) has accused clothing retailer Matalan of squeezing its suppliers by imposing a 2% reduction on payments from next month.

UK: Matalan posts 89.3% hike in FY profit | 30 Jun 08

UK discount store chain Matalan has bolstered profit before tax by 89.5% to GBP53.2m (US$105.9m) for the year ending March after improving its cost base and refurbishing 35 stores.

UK: Matalan ties up with SAS for sales figures tool | 23 Jun 08

UK discount clothing chain Matalan has linked up with business intelligence firm SAS to better share sales information through its business.

UK: British women keen to bag underwear bargains | 29 May 08

British women still take a functional and practical approach when it comes to buying underwear, new research has shown, with nearly two-thirds only splashing out on bras and pants when they need replacing.

AUSTRALIA: Hugo Boss mulls farm visit to halt wool ban | 18 Apr 08

German fashion giant Hugo Boss confirmed to just-style today (18 April) that it has been invited by trade officials in Australia to visit the country's sheep farms in a bid to halt the company's planned boycott of wool from mulesed lambs.

GERMANY: Hugo Boss to ban wool from mulesed lambs | 15 Apr 08

Global retail giant Hugo Boss has become the latest company to promise to boycott the use of Australian wool from mulesed lambs.

UK: Matalan in ban on Australian merino wool | 28 Mar 08

Cut-price retailer Matalan has announced a ban on imports of Australian merino wool following ethical concerns over the practice of “mulesing”.

UK: Sales boom at budget fashion stores | 30 Jan 08

The UK’s obsession with cheap fashion from shops such as Primark, Asda and Matalan has led to a 45% growth in the value clothing market over the last five years, according to new research.




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