It is the best of times, it is the worst of times for retailers. The topsy turvy world of retail is hard to predict and, as another set of results are released – this week by Primark and Boohoo – what is happening in retail is even less clear. It is the season of light, it is the season of darkness...
With no repeat of last year’s Beast from the East snowstorms and a later Easter pushing back holiday spend, the online retail industry recorded growth of just +5% Year-on-Year (YoY) in March against a tough comparator last year.
A new ‘shoppable media platform’ Dropp is kicking off its beta roll out with an exclusive partnership with fashion brand Coogi, to create and debut a limited edition run of apparel on the Dropp platform.
It doesn’t really get more personal than the customer’s very skin and Jurlique, a global natural skincare manufacturer, is looking to leverage the personal as part of a revamp of its ecommerce site and digital strategy.
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