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Retailers want to talk to you, and they want you to talk back, writes Disneyrollergirl

Disneyrollergirl writes: A chat with a retail expert recently revealed that customers are super-cautious. They don't trust anyone at the moment, least of all anyone who is trying to sell them something. Banks? Forget... Read more »

Shops that blog - a list of the high street & online retailers that are blogging their best bits!

A few years ago, nobody in the fashion industry knew what the hell blogging was. I've lost track of the times I've been treated by blank looks when explaining what I do. "What? That's an actual job ?" But things have... Read more »

H&M to launch new retail chain, woot!

Following the rumours that H&M is planning to launch a luxury line comes the news that it will launch a new retail chain of stores. Hennes & Mauritz plan to open the new chain next year which will take on the same... Read more »

Zara overtakes Gap as the world's favourite retailer - Is it yours?

The retail world is buzzing with the news that Zara has overturned Gap as the world's number one clothing store . How? Well due to an global expansion, the Spanish retailer has managed to reach parts of the world... Read more »

Sir Philip Green to be inducted into World Retail Congress's Hall of Fame

Arcadia boss, Sir Phillip Green is being inducted into this year's World Retail Congress's Hall of Fame. The World Retail Congress was set up to represent retailers globally to recognise the contribution of industry... Read more »

Marks & Spencer crowned the UK's most animal friendly retailer

In these environmental and animal-preserving times, being crowned the UK's most animal friendly retailer is surely a string worth adding to your bow. Marks & Spencer has been awarded that title at the RSPCA Good... Read more »

Mulberry named world's top luxury retailer

Looks like Mulberry's financial stock rose just as quickly as their fashion stock when the brand embraced muse Alexa Chung. Thanks to a stock that rose 527% in the past year, the brand has been named the best performing... Read more »

Retailers destroyed and robbed in London riots

For the last three nights London streets have delved into scenes of anarchy, as groups of rioters stormed, trashed and looted shops, set fire to buildings, buses and cars, and terrorised the public. Last night, all hell... Read more »

Burberry's 'retail theater' brings fashion week to the customer

Aigua Media's US Correspondent Andrea Kiliany Thatcher is reporting on New York Fashion Week news and events. Notice that we said "customer," not just "consumer." Yes, Burberry's newest fashion week innovation is for the... Read more »

Plus size retailers Simply Be open first retail store in Liverpool

Self-dubbed 'Curvy clothing brand' Simply Be have just opened their first bricks and mortar store, in the Liverpool One development. Despite the plus size industry being big business, you can count the number of plus... Read more »