Retail Data

33 posts  |  Last entry Aug 30, 2019


A move towards activism for the Spanish fragrance market

Growth in the sector is the result of a more diverse model of society that transcends stereotypes, including options for different skin tones, likes and needs

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Can retail save the world?

If I’m honest, I’ve been having a bit of an existential crisis about the industry I’ve spent over a decade working in.  During the …

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.

WGSN Barometer: Public opinion on H&M

The recent controversy that H&M found itself embroiled in quantifies the real business impact of socially inconsiderate decisions; while underlining the case for brands …

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2018: Strategies for retail success

Instock, WGSN's retail analytics platform, points to five key messages and shifts in consumer demand as AW 17/18 comes to a close.