23rd October 2018
Confusion over Amazon’s share of US clothing market
Estimating how Amazon ranks in the US clothing market is tricky - and often leads to real overstatements. With their Q3 results about to be announced, it's worth looking at...
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...
8th December 2010
Consultancy rates US apparel companies on working conditions
Levi Strauss and Walmart Stores topped the assessment made by corporate responsibility group As You Sow of US apparel companies' programmes to improve factory working conditions. Five shared bottom place...