Rewe’s loss is C&A’s gain. Alain Caparros, the supermarket chain’s CEO, leaves this month and it was announced Wednesday that he will become European CEO at Dutch-German fashion retail giant C&A as of August 1.
UK clothing sales hit a new low online last month with just 7.6% growth as Britons kept their purses and wallets closed because of higher prices, dull weather, Brexit blues and uncertainty due to the general election.
Grocerytalk will focus on how consumers discover, shop and buy groceries and consumer packaged goods in the digital age. The new platform is announced just days after Amazon acquired Whole Foods for $13.7 billion.
N Brown was upbeat Tuesday as its womenswear and plus-size brands powered on, despite a weak environment, and its online operations soared. But its US business is a work in progress and will get more marketing spend.