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N Brown: From catalogue to convenience – building an online empire

With its triumphant conversion from a catalogue to a digital retailer, the N Brown group provides a blueprint for success in a struggling mid-market, …

Boohoo: How online pureplays are defining new measures of success

As Boohoo releases a stellar set of results, we look at how online pureplays have fundamentally transformed consumers’ expectations of the online shopping experience.

5 Minutes with APAX group founder Terence Chu

WGSN caught up with Terence Chu, the CEO and Founder of one of China’s leading experiential marketing companies for an insider’s look at what trends are happening in the sector.

Southeast Asia: What fashion shoppers want online

The online economy in Southeast Asia is on the cusp of rapid growth. WGSN spoke to Tito Costa, Chief Marketing Officer of Zalora Group, on his key learnings in approaching the region’s key markets.

WeChat mini programs, is it time to believe the hype?

Guest blogger Elisa Harca, Regional Director for Asia at Red Ant shares her insights on the pros and the cons of social media platform WeChat's app-in-app experience, WeChat mini programs.

Milan Design Week

Milan Design Week: Harnessing the power of play

Ventura Future, part of the Milan Fuori Salone 2018, is a platform for emerging creatives and designers to express speculative, disruptive ideas. We've identified The Power of Play as a key trend. WGSN reports from Milan Design Week 2018.

Menswear: Winning strategies for 2018

Growth in the menswear market is outstripping womenswear. Here’s our how-to guide to win at men's retail in 2018


The meat-free consumer: Ethics, health and taste

Vegetarian diets are becoming increasingly appealing to consumers globally. Look at the stats around why people move to plant-based diets, the rise of meat free alternatives and a new flexitarian consumer.

Gen Z

Gen Z spending: Streetwear, athleisure and eating out

What do teens want to buy and where are they buying it? We look at insight from recent studies that reveal more about Gen Z's priorities as consumers with fast-growing purchasing power. WGSN reports.

Sustainability 2018: Adapting to a new ecosystem

As sustainability continues to play a key role on the UK high street, retail must go further than simply offering sustainable collections - new ethical ecosystems must be developed. Here's our four strategies for success.

The Sustainability Series: Purpose past, present, future

As part of WGSN's Sustainability Series, we hear from People Made co-founder Brook Calverley on the importance of brand purpose.

What mid-market retailers can learn from John Lewis

John Lewis taps into the fashion market and the announced opening of the new 230,000-sq ft-store in Westfield, White City. WGSN reports.