Alphabet Inc on Tuesday beat fourth-quarter sales expectations as advertising customers unleashed budgets for the holidays, and the Google owner disclosed for the first time that its Cloud unit is losing $5.
China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd beat Wall Street estimates for third-quarter revenue on Tuesday, as its e-commerce business benefited from a switch to online shopping triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fast Retailing announced another same-store sales increase for its Japanese Uniqlo operation on Tuesday with comparable sales (including online) rising 2% year-on-year. Meanwhile, total sales rose 1.8%.
The Arcadia collapse could leave the UK with a bill of hundred of millions of pounds, reports claim, while the Green family will be at the front of the queue to bank some of the brand sales' proceeds.
JD Sports hasn’t stopped looking for acquisitions and on Monday it said that it has reached a conditional agreement to buy US-based DTLR Villa, the “hyperlocal athletic footwear and apparel streetwear retailer”.
ASOS has bought Topshop, Topman, Miss Selfridge and HIIT and will move fast to integrate them into its set-up. It said it's an attractive opportunity and they saw fast sales growth on its platform in the latest period.
The new line's pieces tailor all of the brand's classic items for men and women—fitted blazers, cardigans, crisp white button-downs, ties and tie bars, tapered trousers, pleated skirts and more—down to pre-teen size.
Sales at Salvatore Ferragamo fell by 20% in the fourth quarter, broadly in line with expectations, as new lockdowns in Europe to fight a resurgence of COVID-19 more than offset a strong rebound in China.
Playboy Enterprises is nearing a deal to acquire the parent company of sexual wellness chain Lovers as it seeks to grow its lifestyle brand following the shuttering of its eponymous magazine, sources said on Sunday.
Amazon's bid to stall Future Group's $3.4 billion retail assets sale is similar to Alexander the Great's "ruthless ambition to scorch the earth", the Indian group's CEO Kishore Biyani said in an internal staff memo.
L’Oréal’s U.S. subsidiary has announced that it is teaming up with the country’s largest civil rights organization to launch an initiative offering funding to Black-owned small businesses and Black entrepreneurs.
One brand that appeared to be gathering momentum is the house of Alaïa, which profited from haute couture week in Paris to present its latest ideas, many mined very literally from the house's unique archives.