27th June 2018
Targetting the wrong customers? Misunderstanding the internet? Spending too much on the wrong things?
Is retail really collapsing? Management’s just getting misguided
Our "Emperors' Clothes" report reviewsBuy the report
B&Q slash “old” people’s discounts
UK home improvements chain B&Q announced the near-abolition of its discounts for older people from September 3
Brands push Nicaraguan President to “respect rule of law”
Major clothing and textile brands demand from Nicaragua’s President an end to State “repression”
Philip Green: “life undone by abject greed”
A biography published today of Arcadia owner, Philip Green, describes his life as “ambition undone by abject greed”.
28th June 2018
New foreign clothing and textiles investment collapses in Vietnam
Foreign textile-related investment in Vietnam has fallen this year to “several” new projects from the 129 projects worth $600 mn approved in 2016. 2017 itself saw a 30% fall in new projects...
26th June 2018
Worker Rights Consortium documents vicious threats and beatings at Bangalore’s Shahi Export
19th September 2018
Are we really facing total retail collapse? Or have too many retailers just been misguided?
An awful lot of people are telling us retail's collapsing - or at least fleeing to the internet. Among recent front-page horrors have been Sears in the US hinting it’s...