Commenting on ASOS financial update, Richard Lim, CEO, Retail Economics, said: “It's clear that supply chain issues continue to plague the retailer who is putting on a brave face as they continue to battle ongoing challenges to the business. Although
Following today’s release of ASOS’ figures for the four months ending 31 December 2021; Chloe Collins, head of apparel at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “Though in line with its expectations, ASOS has reported a
XPO Logistics and ASOS expand partnership with new Lichfield fulfilment centre and Barnsley contract renewal
XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, today announced it has been awarded the contract to manage a new fulfilment centre in Lichfield Staffordshire for leading online fashion retailer ASOS. The 437,000 square foot distribution centre
DPD and ASOS launch initiative to collect pre-loved clothing and deliver it to charities free of charge
The UK's most sustainable delivery company, DPD, and ASOS, one of the world's leading online fashion retailers, today announce a new circular economy initiative that will see DPD collect pre-loved clothing donations from ASOS customers' doorsteps and deliver them to
Following today’s release of ASOS figures for H1 FY2020/21; Chloe Collins, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “ASOS continues to dominate the young online fashion market, with its lead only strengthened further
Following reports that ASOS has bought Topshop, Topman, Miss Selfridge and HIIT out of administration for £265m: Chloe Collins, senior apparel analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view on this news; “ASOS is a complementary
Following reports that ASOS is in talks to buy Topshop, Topman and Miss Selfridge out of administration: Chloe Collins, senior apparel analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view on this news: “ASOS would by far
ASOS, one of the world’s leading online fashion retailers, today announced that it will invest £90m in a brand-new state-of-the-art fulfilment centre in Lichfield, Staffordshire, with a plan to employ 2,000 people at the site over the next three years.
Following today’s release of ASOS FY figures for 2019/20, Sofie Willmott, lead analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘ASOS has reaped the rewards of its online pureplay business model and its ability to rapidly evolve to
Online global fashion destination ASOS today announced an extension of its partnership with leading payments provider Klarna. ASOS will be offering customers in the UK the option to pay in 3 monthly instalments, completely interest and fee-free. Adding to the
Following today’s release of ASOS figures for the four months ending 30 June 2019, Sofie Willmott, lead analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Online fashion giant ASOS has reduced its FY sales and profit expectations, spooking
A new PETA video exposé of the mohair industry in South Africa – the source of over 50% of the world's mohair – has prompted more than 140 top international retailers, including Topshop, H&M, and Marks & Spencer, to ban
British consumers are forking out approximately £2bn every year on delivery subscription services and it shows no signs of slowing as the type of subscriptions on offer continues to grow, alongside their popularity.
Retailers are not using technology as effectively as they could be and in some cases it is actually having a detrimental effect on their business, according to a new report from Searchlight Consulting. The study, entitled ‘Is Technology Clouding Retailers’
Leading online fashion retailer ASOS has partnered with delivery brand, On the dot, to introduce a same day delivery service for London customers, following a successful trial. ASOS Instant will give customers access to super-fast delivery, with orders placed before 10AM
CEOs at Asos, Sainsbury’s, Janus Henderson and Williams F1 take on a student apprentice in Odgers Berndtson’s “CEO for a Day”
Odgers Berndtson, a leading global search firm, has unveiled winners of its 2017 UK “CEO for a Day” initiative, pairing 24 undergraduates with the heads of top organisations, including ASOS, J Sainsbury, Williams F1, Janus Henderson, and Weir Group. The
The athleisure trend will reach new heights this year, pushing the UK sports clothing market to £2.5 billion in 2017, up 8% on 2016, according to GlobalData, a recognized leader in providing business information and analytics. The company’s latest report states
In order to make online payments more flexible for shoppers, ASOS has partnered with one of Europe’s leading payments providers, Klarna, and its pay after delivery technology following a successful partnership in Germany over the past three years. Klarna’s pay after
SOS, Laura Ashley and Debenhams top the UK RepTrak ranking of high-street fashion companies’ reputations amongst the UK general public, Reputation Institute announced today, based on nearly 5,000 interviews with the UK general public. The reputation ranking The RepTrak system
TestPlant, the maker of the eggPlant range of software quality tools, and Intechnica, IT performance experts, has announced that their combined performance testing solution has been recognized for its success by global online fashion retailer, ASOS. The companies have delivered
Today, Oracle announced that ASOS, a global fashion destination for 20-somethings, will implement Oracle Retail to accelerate the next phase of its global growth. ASOS launched as an online-only retailer in 2000 and quickly became one of the UK’s leading fashion
In a first for the UK’s largest independent online fashion and beauty retailer, ASOS has launched mobile apps for iPhone, iPad and Android to the Chinese market.
The fashion world demands the highest standards of quality and design and this extends right down to the smallest details. That’s why London based creative production company, Storey Studio, choose to work with castors, tubing and inserts supplier Ross Handling.
ASOS is one of the iconoclasts re-defining the retail environment of today. It is a flag bearer for the new retail age. Here, Paul Martin, director at Boxwood Insights, examines the ASOS operating model, part of a series of insights Boxwood
Doddle, the new parcel collection, returning and sending service located in and around train stations across Britain, has announced its latest tranche of shop openings. As part of the company’s ongoing growth plans it will open new stores this week at