Just six weeks after being bought in a rescue deal, shirtmaker TM Lewin has relaunched e-commerce. Currently carrying the reborn label’s initial SS22 range, additional lines are “to be added in the coming weeks”.
Steve Rowe will next week step down as chief executive of Marks & Spencer after a turbulent six years in the top job, with his internal successor set for a baptism of fire amid a worsening cost-of-living crisis.
A major UK union is calling for retailers to pay a minimum wage of at least £12 per hour, as recent pay rises fail to offset rocketing inflation. Usdaw wants all companies to raise the base level as a step towards £15.
After issuing a strong statement early this month, Warpaint London’s full results for the year confirmed its buoyant business. The cosmetics supplier talked of strong growth in sales, profitability and cash generation.
Tesco has reported its preliminary results for 2021/22 and for once, the company has mentioned its clothing sales as being a particular success story. Fashion sales surged as the firm gave the category more space.
In a pre-final results update on Tuesday, Warpaint London said group sales at the beauty specialist in the first three months of 2022 were around 60% ahead of a year ago, with sales increases seen across all its brands.
As concerns around the emissions from the large number of small and large delivery vehicles continue to grow, Amazon has launched five all-electric heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) for the first time in the UK.
Selfridges has become the latest retailer to commit to making the shopping experience for autistic consumers more enjoyable with the launch of a ‘quiet' shopping hour in all of its branches to run every Wednesday.