Blog: 'Burn before reading'

Joe Ayling | 1 March 2011

just-style attended the Verdict Research customer satisfaction awards in London today (1 March), and also learned there is time for humour even in the heat of battle.

Although the winning retailers cannot yet be revealed, Verdict's poll of 6,000 consumers has in past years awarded good service and value.

This year's event was held at Churchill War Rooms in Westminster, with representatives from leading high street players in attendance.

However, just-style readers will have to wait until tomorrow to find out who swooped respective awards for clothing and footwear retail markets.

Indeed, one exhibit at the museum - written as a joke by military officers during the World War II - summed up the media embargo perfectly. 'Burn before reading,' it began.


BLOG

A deep dive to unlocking digitisation's potential

So far, the promise of digitisation in the apparel industry remains largely unfulfilled. But with opportunities for new cheap supplier countries nearly exhausted, it is now seen as offering sourcing e...

BLOG

Kingpins Goes to DC – Watch now

The challenges and opportunities facing today’s textile and apparel industry is also explored in the second in a series of expert panel discussions that is now available to watch on demand...

BLOG

Industry outlook positive but disruptive

How is the global apparel sourcing landscape changing? According to executives at last month’s MAGIC fashion trade show in the US, "speed-to-market," "product differentiation" and "inventory control" ...

BLOG

Speed-to-market can be slow to achieve

It's easy for brands and retailers to see how they can potentially benefit from a successful speed-to-market program – but the irony is that without the support of strategic suppliers, it can be a lon...

just-style homepage



Forgot your password?