Superdry sales may have fallen again in the first half, but the company seems to be on the right track, and full-price is becoming a bigger part of the mix as the firm works towards its new future vision.
Clarks is continuing to struggle with the company’s 2018/19 results release showing that UK and Irish sales fell by as much as £36.7m to £561.1m in the year to February, while Europe and US shop sales were also weak.
Footwear chain Schuh has launched a Sell Your Soles initiative in a deal with Recyclatex. It encourages customers to recycle unwanted shoes, no matter where they’re from, as long as they’re in a wearable condition.
Primark continues to expand and is preparing to enter Poland as new selling space helps drive its sales and profits ever higher. But like-for-like sales growth is hard to come by in current conditions.
VF Corp has named Andrea Cannelloni as EMEA president for product platform, Timo Schmidt-Eisenhart as president of Napapijri and the VF EMEA digital platform, and Mariano Alonso as GM of Timberland in the EMEA region.