It was a solid Q1 for N Brown as its digital transformation continued and online sales rose. But its exit programme from physical stores and move away from smaller brands saw the headline sales figure dropping.
Google is trying to plug a surge of public scrutiny around the world by overhauling its policy office, with an emphasis on having policy staffers and company executives alike building relationships with governments.
JD Williams, Simply Be and Jacamo owner N Brown made a major loss in the latest year as its decision to exit its physical stores put pressure on the bottom line. But it also announced key strategy changes.
Australian department store operator Myer returned to profitability in the first half as a turnaround strategy focused on cutting floorspace and shedding low-margin brands gained traction, lifting its shares sharply.
Selfridges has released its biggest campaign yet dedicated to taking the arts out of galleries and museums often perceived as intimidating and putting them in unexpected and more accessible public places.