Trends and Analysis


Trends and Analysis

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Retailers Navigating an Era of Disruption

Change was in the air at the World Retail Congress.

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Joyful, Wearable Clothes Score in Paris

Designers channeled the Age of Aquarius amid balmy weather that left retailers buoyant and ready to up their budgets for spring.

Report Focuses on China Real Estate Strategies

Brands must be increasingly strategic when choosing where to open stores, particularly as landlords of shopping centers employ unfair business tactics.

Men Pace Growth in Sock Sales

Overall sales for the category rise 1.7% in 12 months through August.

Consumer Confidence Declined in September

Job growth a concern for consumers.

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Protests Seen Impacting Hong Kong Golden Week

What should usually be one of the biggest shopping weeks of the year has been overshadowed by civil unrest.

Study: Stores Battling Information Overload

E-commerce and digital technology have flooded retailers with customer data, but only a small number have taken the time to utilize it.

ICSC: Weekly Sales Gain 4.1%

Apparel stores among stronger performers.

Study Finds Retailers Lack Mobile Strategies

A disconnect between online retailers and their mobile strategies — or lack thereof — might hurt sales during a fast approaching holiday shopping season.

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Easy, Feminine Looks a Hit in Milan

The Seventies vibe all over the Milan runways this season was a hit with retailers, who praised the designs and a heightened play on Italian craftsmanship.

China's New Consumer Classes

The Chinese consumer has gone global, according to a new book charting the ascendancy of the country’s spenders.

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Calvin Klein Scores in #NYFW Social Race

From Justin Bieber in his Calvins to Ralph Lauren’s #Polo4D show in Central Park, WWD takes a look at the social highlights of New York Fashion Week.

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