“A solid performance in a difficult market”. That’s what John Lewis said of the latest results from the firm. And we can't argue with that as sales growth was slow and profits down, even though Fashion was strong.
All eyes were on Next on Thursday as this bellwether firm for the UK retail sector turned in its interim results. And what did we get? More than a touch of gloom but also definite hope for the future added to the mix.
San Francisco-based Benefit Cosmetics and LA-based NYX Cosmetics are diving into the Colombian beauty market with the announcement of plans for both brands to massively expand in the country over the next two years.
A little more than ten years after quitting the US market, Decathlon has unveiled its first store location for the sports retailer's return. The premiere American store will open next month in San Francisco.