UK clothing and homeware retailer Next Plc is to manage the Gap brand business for US specialty clothing retailer Gap Inc in the UK and Ireland as a franchise partner.
Canadian apparel retailer Lululemon Athletica is set to achieve its goal of sourcing 100% renewable electricity across its direct operations in North America by 2021.
The National Retail Federation (NRF) will host its inaugural Supply Chain 360 event in Cleveland, Ohio, next year to address ongoing global supply chain challenges.
Supermarket retailer Asda has announced Fat Face CEO Liz Evans will join the company in January to lead its George business – the UK’s second-largest fashion retailer by volume.
The US retail sector is set to experience a merry holiday season with growth spurred by elevated consumer spending on services and continued growth in e-commerce sales.