With weekly updates from the Mallzee Insights team, our retail blog brings you opinions and actionable insights on the apparel industry, all backed up with our unique and ever evolving consumer data set.
When my colleague Richard wrote about French Connection last October he was cautiously optimistic that there were early signs that the brand could turn their falling profits around and return to the FCUK
The Office of National Statistics (ONS) official sales figures were released last week and beat many economists predictions.With a 1% increase in like for like sales, this was the strongest monthly increase
The fast fashion brand doing it their own way…..Primark. Over the last few weeks, retailers have been releasing their all-important Christmas trading figures and the common theme amongst those with positive results
It’s fair to say that within the retail industry expectations for the all important Christmas trading period weren’t optimistic given the myriad of troubles facing the industry.Therefore when UK bellwether
The retail industry is currently experiencing its most dramatic transformation since the introduction of currency and this evolution is largely being driven by the way we, consumers, are choosing to shop. Technology, the
As the UK enjoyed its hottest summer on record there was an abundance of advice on how to handle it; drink lots of water, don’t water your gardens, keep your curtains closed to keep rooms cool etc etc.
Adidas, Lululemon and Rixo are all very different but with one thing in common - they all have a clear understanding of and are focusing on their own distinct USP, building a strong brand and customer base around it.
Fashion retailing has been around for hundreds and hundreds of years and has been continuously evolving over time; but never before has the industry faced such a fundamental change as it’s experiencing now.
It’s impossible to have missed the fact that the retail industry is experiencing a tough time; 2017-2018 having been widely branded the year of the RETAIL APOCALYPSE, with retailers claiming the worst conditions in decades. And it’s not over yet…….
We spend most of our days at Mallzee Insights analysing the big serious stuff impacting the retail industry, from the damaging discounting trend currently crucifying high street retailers (the volumeof products offered at
I no longer need to wait till after Christmas to grab a Christmas bargain...Why are retailers being forced to start their sales during peak trading instead of waiting till just after Christmas and creating those long lines we used to see outside stores like Next on Boxing Day?
As the countdown to Christmas begins and retailers rely on the last weeks of the years to impact their bottom line, we delve into the latest Mallzee Insights consumer preference data to highlight the most popular Christmas clothing items
As a retail category, underwear is currently having a moment - there's been a 32.3 % increase in underwear styles available in the UK from 2016 to 2017. Being so obsessed with these types of trends we had to dig into the data deeper for you.
Welcome to the first post on our brand new Mallzee Insights blog, where we will be sharing analysis, opinions and actionable insights on the apparel industry. With Mallzee generating over 20m customer opinions
No-one would debate that 2017 has been an annus horribilis for the retail industry - with tough trading conditions forcing many household retailers and brands out of business. Undoubtedly rising trading costs (people,