Forecasts and Analysis

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Forecasts and Analysis

Royal Mail Sees Tough Parcel Market, Focuses on Costs

Intense competition in the parcels market from rivals will leave Britain’s Royal Mail reliant on cost controls and efficiency improvements.

Kering Tallies Its Environmental Impact

The French group released its first Environmental Profit and Loss account to encourage wider green efforts.

Business Trends: Consumer Outlook

From the consumer’s perspective, historically low gas prices has everyone dancing at the pumps — but the jobs outlook is a murky, muddy mess.

Doug McMillon

Wal-Mart to Build 115 New Stores in China by 2017

U.S. retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc will build 115 new stores in China by 2017 and upgrade 50 stores this year, the company's chief executive officer said on Wednesday.

Under Armour, Nordstrom and Target are among the companies upping their capital expenditures.

Tech Boosts Capital Spending in Fashion

Under Armour, Nordstrom and Target are among the companies upping their capital expenditures.

Gold Jewelers Bet on Indian Festival to Spur Demand

Indian jewelers are banking on what’s considered one of the most auspicious days for gold buying to spur demand.

François-Henri Pinault

Francois-Henri Pinault Delves Into Sustainability

Francois-Henri Pinault's all-in attitude toward sustainability rang clear as a bell throughout Thursday night’s “Why Sustainable Fashion is Smart Business” talk at Parsons The New School for Design.

Economist Says U.S. Consumer Spending Is About To ‘Surge’

It appears household are opting to save the extra cash they're getting at the gas tank rather than spend it on goods and services.

Study: Online Apparel Yields Strong Multiple Sales

HookLogic survey finds high conversion rates, average sales.