British retail sales unexpectedly fell on the month in August after shoppers bought less online than the month before when major sales promotions encouraged them to splash out, official figures showed on Thursday.
The maternity apparel retailer has announced that it is considering strategic alternatives, including a potential sale, following a rough second quarter that saw a significant dip in the company’s revenues.
Sarah Miles is set to leave her post at Amazon Fashion to become the new chief executive officer of UK-based beauty retailer Feelunique. She will replace former CEO Joël Palix, who stepped down in February.
Zalando has launched a pilot scheme aimed at using less single-use plastic bags. The alternative is reusable packaging, which can reduce carbon dioxide emissions by up to 80%, according to the company.