Tag : retail

Retail Giant Toys R Us On The Brink Of Collapse

9 months ago / 0 comments

The days of our childhood dreams are well and truly over. Toys R Us is currently on the brink of collapse as the company is held accountable to pay a £15 million tax bill. For many of us, the celebrations and rewards of our youth were lived out through the … Read More

Retail Sales Slump Despite Growth in Gym Wear Demand

9 months ago / 0 comments

Despite high growth in gym clothing sales, as the population seek to meet their New Year resolutions, the start of the New Year saw a fall in overall retail growth, down to only 0.1%, much lower than expectations. The fall in retail growth could be explained by falling real wages. … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: What Now…? Technology’s plan to take over fashion retail

1 year ago / 0 comments

The first step was online shopping, and although it first seemed little competition for the trusty catalogue, it wasn’t long before the likes of ASOS became our go-to for a new party dress. The likes of Depop then sprang up on the mobile, followed shortly by increasing amounts of wearable … Read More

The Death of Michael Kors ?

2 years ago / 0 comments

The future of Michael Kors looks uncertain. According to Reuters, shares’ have plummeted by around 15%! Other analysts reviews show slightly different data, but all of them agree on the fact that profits are falling and the future looks bleak. Is this the end of “affordable luxury”, and the demise … Read More

News | £50,000 Union pay gap revealed

5 years ago / 0 comments

An LS investigation has found there are staggering differences in pay rates between Union employees. A ‘family tree’ of Union staff from a financial report reveals that monthly contracted cleaning and retail assistants are paid five times less than a Deputy Chief Executive or Resources Director. The pay gap works … Read More