United Arrows posted higher sales in FY2014, but it is suffering from falling profits and its core chains are experiencing declining footfall, down 10% last year on a same store basis. Management admits to problems with merchandise, but there is a growing concern that the brand is also losing its cachet after several years of […]
Isetan opens first Salone, plans 10 stores by 2018
United Arrows’ star waning?
Virtual changing rooms: a marriage of online and retail
United Arrows launches new brands
Urban Research: 50 stores a year pace, 20% plus sales growth
FOCUS: Leading shopping centres upgrade their way to 3.9% jump in sales in 2014-15
November 2015 News in Brief
Rakuten losing in online fashion
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