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Fashion retail: Selling with Pride

With London pride painting a rainbow over the city last week, we take a look at the retail data behind the stripes to see the wider effect on the market. WGSN's Isabelle Coates reports.

Four insights for success in fashion retail

The fashion retail landscape has altered dramatically in recent years. Brands must look to new places to engage with consumers and convenience becomes a commodity rather than a luxury. Here are four, must-know insights if you want to succeed in fashion retail today.

Fashion retail success: What’s love got to do with it?

With the volatility of the market disrupting the traditional rules of brand to consumer courtship, we mapped data from Barometer, our proprietary consumer data tool to understand the changing dynamics.

Fashion Retail: Four market shifts that have changed consumers’ expectations forever

WGSN Analytics Division’s new white paper “Fashion Retail: New Measures of Success” is now live, uncovering the new ways to succeed in the dynamic and evolving fashion retail industry.

Inclusivity: Its rising importance in the US fitness market

Plus size shoppers in the US now have more choice than ever when it comes to clothing. Boosted by the rise of plus size influencers such as Ashley Graham and Tess Holliday, retailers have needed to respond to these growing demands.

Fitness & activewear: How to avoid sinking in a saturated market

Ahead of next week’s Big Issues: Activewear report for our subscribers, we identify three strategies that retailers need to be reacting to in the next six months in order to capitalise in this fiercely competitive industry.

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Very: Creating a unified proposition

As Shop Direct announces Very Exclusive will migrate to Very to unify their fashion proposition, we take a look at our proprietary retail and consumer data platforms, Instock and Barometer to analyse the challenges the e-tailer will face to ensure a successful transition.

Mules: Disturbing the footwear market

Peripatetic workforces and nomadic lifestyles are disrupting seasonal purchases, particularly within the footwear market and the rise of mules are evidence of this. WGSN's Isabelle Coates reports.

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Burberry results: Strategising true luxury

In the wake of Burberry’s results (revenue stayed broadly flat at 2%, but profits edged up 4% as CEO Marco Gobetti’s strategy started to show promising early signs), we evaluate the British brand’s strategy in context of the wider luxury market.

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2018 mid-market strategies: How to ride the competitive wave

With Next’s latest financial results released this week, we look at ways in which the retailer is adjusting to the competitive mid-market space. WGSN Instock reports.

ASBCI: 3 ways that digital is changing the fashion industry

ASBCI brought together apparel industries from across the globe at their recent ‘Digital Revolution’ conference where experts shared their insights into how retailers can successfully navigate their way through the digital landscape and effectively prepare for the future. Joanne Thomas reports.

Zalando: Competing for convenience

In the wake of their financial results, take a look at how Zalando is tackling the competition for convenience amongst online retailers. WGSN's Isabelle Coates reports.