Footwear brand Clarks has been facing major challenges in recent periods but the company has scored a notable success with its email personalisation drive and has used technology to boost conversion in this area.
LK Bennett is launching the fashion rental service that was flagged earlier in the year. LK Borrowed, its first monthly subscription rental service, lets shoppers “rent some of our most popular pieces”, it said.
As Adidas builds on its restructuring programme in Europe, Marina Moguš has been promoted to managing director of its key Central Europe operations. She moves up from the post of general manager of Eastern Europe.
Gap is going online-only in the UK and Republic of Ireland with news on Wednesday that it’s closing all 81 of its stores in the British Isles, rather than just the 19 that had already been announced for closure in July.
Fourteen international markets and counting. Primark has opened its first Czech Republic store in Prague as the value fashion and lifestyle retailer continues to expand its footprint across Central and Eastern Europe.