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Global fashion platform Farfetch has introduced its flagship store on Chinese retailer JD.com, following the merger of JD.com’s luxury shopping platform, Toplife, into Farfetch China in February this year.
Sales at Topshop, Dorothy Perkins and other Arcadia-owned firms have been sliding for a while; revenues from Topshop alone fell 5.6% in 2017. Sir Philip promised to invest £135 million in refurbishing stores and has already ploughed £75 million into a hi-tech distribution centre.
The decision by Topshop and Topman to launch their fashion range on ASOS' website is a coup for the online fashion retailer.
GlobalData’s 2018 Q3 Global Consumer Survey shows almost half (46%) of consumers who took part in a poll related Value for Money with quality products and ingredients. German discount chains Aldi and Lidl have adoption of aggressive private label strategies while targeting mid-income consumers through wider selections and more upmarket offerings. Meanwhile, Waitrose is an example of a premium supermarket chain that pursues “mindful” consumers, that seek vegan options for instance.
The newly launched subscription service will allow consumers to pick six items, wear them as frequently as they wish and swap them for new pieces the following month.
WH Smith’s strategy of managing its decline on the high street, while locating stores to where consumers are congregating in increasing numbers, is an example that other retailers could learn from.
Singapore's Jewel Changi Airport is a mixed-use development and one of the largest transportation hubs in Southeast Asia. It opened on 17 April 2019.