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Average UK shopping trip now takes over four hours, research finds

As I am now back at university and starting to think about my dissertation project, I found this article really interesting to consider. I am researching into sensory marketing/namely tactile marketing and the affects this has on consumer behaviour. 233 more words


Meet The Mataphora Blackout Collection Lookbook

Remember last season, when we brought to focus a young South African entertainment entrepreneur and graphic designer, Tony Chingz? I am sure we all remember… 432 more words


H&M CSR efforts

Despite being the second largest fashion retailer, H&M have done so well with their efforts towards sustainability and the environment, especially with their ‘conscious’ range. I’m always interested to see what fashion retailers are doing towards the matter, especially in an industry where it is dominated by cheap, throw-away clothes. 723 more words

What scared H&M off from opening in Brazil?

Brazil is notorious for its red tape process for new business operations. The country ranked 126th out of 183 countries – lower than Burkina Faso and Nigeria –  in the World Bank’s latest annual global report which evaluates the ease of starting a business, dealing with construction permits, registering property, and paying taxes. 266 more words


UK's John Lewis to introduce in-store spa concept

Paula Nickolds, Buying and Brand Director, John Lewis said: “We know that today shoppers want more than just products when they walk through our shop doors; they also want a space where they can enjoy new experiences and relax with friends and family. 62 more words


Brand distribution 2020: Wholesale is the new retail

2014 began with a surprising bulletin from New York’s Ralph Lauren: “Net revenues for the full year 2013 increased 7% … wholesale revenues up 11% …”. 998 more words


Working in Fashion has made me stupid.

You thought liking fashion as a hobbie was bad? Try doing it as a career!

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that you’re either one to bow down to the fashion industry or fervently scoff at the inclination that you have anything to do with it. 912 more words