Retailers should look beyond China for new markets

Retailers should look beyond China for new markets

Retailers should look beyond China in their search for new consumer markets, says Financo president and CEO Colin Welch, pointing…

US slowdown prompts Gap’s strategic shift overseas

Gap’s update on its global strategy says much about the shift in the balance of power for multinational fashion retail…

FOCUS: Zara grows in Brazil while Gap and H&M dither

Over the past five years, retail sales of apparel generated stronger incremental growth in Brazil, at constant US dollar prices,…

BRAZIL: Top emerging market for retail expansion

New research has pinpointed Brazil as the most attractive emerging market for retail expansion, while China has slipped to sixth…

Emerging markets update – The CIVETS

With developed retail markets reaching a point of saturation, global fashion retailers are looking at ways to expand. Ira Kalish,…

Emerging markets update – The BRICs

With developed retail markets reaching a saturation point, global fashion firms are looking at new ways to expand. Ira Kalish, director…