In a speech, Ellison said the retailer’s Penney’s weaknesses include assortment planning, supply chain efficiency, customer analytics and e-commerce.
After banning angora wool products, Inditex will send its remaining supply worth more than $1 million to refugees in Iraq.
Trends and Analysis
Holiday 2015 sales will beat the ten year average but fall short of last year.
The fashion house and its parent, Mayhoola for Investments, may be eyeing an IPO — just not right away.
Designer and Luxury
The week left some buyers underwhelmed, with Vêtements and Valentino among highlights.
Brands like Shinola and Kit & Ace are using their brick and mortar stores to provide community-driven brand storytelling.
Mass and Off-Price
The Uniqlo parent said that it expects fiscal 2016 net profit growth to slow to 4.5 percent and sales growth to slow to 13 percent.
Jean-Baptiste Grosdidier succeeds Laurent Leblond in the role.
Nordstrom will begin selling Madewell products in 15 doors and online.
Direct, Internet and Catalogue
The home to emerging brands spanning 140 countries and two million products raised $22 million in July.
Marketing and Consumer Behavior
According to a natural beauty study released Thursday, nearly 60 percent say they scour labels before purchase.