Retail Data

38 posts  |  Last entry Mar 21, 2018


A/W 17/18’s Uptrending and downtrending items: Conquering the US market

Using WGSN Instock data, we uncover the uptrending and downtrending products of A/W 17/18, using new-in volumes, out of stocks and markdowns. Here are our strategies for success in the ever-changing US market.


Inditex results: Zara’s data-centric approach keeps it relevant in digital age

Inditex defies analysts’ expectations releasing strong sales for both in store and online channels - WGSN Barometer uses data to look at the reasoning.

WGSN Barometer: Jian DeLeon on streetwear, gender and the evolution of menswear

For the launch of the Barometer Menswear Survey in the UK, our proprietary consumer brand tracker, we interview influencers in the menswear space to better understand menswear consumers and trends.

AW 17/18’s uptrending and downtrending items: Shaping the 2018 landscape

Using WGSN Instock data, we discover the best and worst performing items of last season by investigating new-in volumes, out of stock levels and markdowns.

Valentine’s Day: How to compete in an experience-driven economy

Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day is on the approach-  but WGSN Instock data proves little movement within the market. WGSN's Emma Griffin reports

WGSN Best Fashion Retailers: Primark tops the tables

Primark, unsurprisingly, topped the tables for affinity, buzz and consideration following a record sales period this Christmas.


WGSN Best Fashion Retailers: The enduring appeal of Converse

Using data from WGSN's Barometer, we look at the enduring appeal of Converse and it's place on the list of best loved retailers.

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New Look: Refocusing on customer ‘sweet spot’ right way to revival

Following poor financial results, a new strategy is needed for high street retailer New Look. WGSN Barometer data lends credence to their new strategy.

WGSN Best Fashion Retailers: The Millennial appeal of Missguided

Using data from WGSN's Barometer, we look at the millennial appeal of Missguided and it's position in our top ten brand affinity for 16-24 year olds.

WGSN Best Fashion Retailers: Powerful marketing pushes Victoria’s Secret into Top 10

Using data from WGSN's Barometer, we look at Victoria's Secret and how smart marketing has pushed the brand into the top ten best fashion retailers.


Convenience and e-commerce: The future of maternity

Data from Instock, WGSN’s retail analytics platform, shows an 11.5% increase in new-in maternity wear year-on-year in the UK. Here are the key takeaways.


WGSN predicted record Christmas results for ASOS

As ASOS prepares to release its Christmas results, WGSN Barometer forecasts a strong performance from the retailer. WGSN's Sarah Murphy reports.