Shopping in stores remains the preferred method of purchasing traditional supplies during the back-to-school season, accounting for 92 percent of sales this year. However, more dollar spend is shifting online, according to global information company The NPD Group.
The British Retail Consortium has called on Government negotiators to put consumers first in the forthcoming Brexit talks by ensuring their sights are firmly set on keeping shop prices low once the UK leaves the European Union.
The Board of The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) today announced a new resolution on refrigeration, calling on all consumer goods companies to phase out harmful hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). This ambitious new commitment is seen as a vital next step in helping to meet the goal of keeping the global average temperature rise to well below 2°C.
By 2025, it is expected that India is will become the fifth largest consumer durables market globally. The consumer durables industry is projected to double at 14.8 percent growth rate (CAGR) to reach approximately USD 12.5 billion in fiscal year FY15 from USD 6.3 billion in FY10.
Though post-Brexit pressures in the housing market will negatively impact big-ticket purchases, home décor will enjoy a degree of protection as ranges provide consumers with cost-efficient options for updating the look of a home, especially for rented properties.
PrehKeyTec GmbH is a leading international manufacturer of high-quality data input systems. Products include modular data input devices like free programmable keyboards which are particularly suitable for professional use due to their high level flexibility and extreme reliability as well as scanning devices and biometric/hybrid readers.
Innovative knit caps or ‘beanies’ are today increasingly becoming the focus of creative outfit design as fashion highlights.
The overall impression is often determined by a single color touch or by a striking detail.
MARC O’POLO International GmbH with its HQ in Stephanskirchen has long been one of the most successful companies in the segment of modern premium casual wear. They opened their first mono-label stores in China in 2014. The corporation’s success story is now being continued in 2015 with market-specific collections prepared in cooperation with MARC O’POLO Hong Kong Ltd.
Tradition and modernity – a few companies master this balancing act as successful as the milling and knitwear specialist from Brixlegg Giesswein. The company for many years been using advanced knitting machines to the tradition and quality-conscious customers a perfect incisions, modern color combinations and great comfort to offer.
Rich in tradition, Austrian company HUBER HOLDING can look back on 100 years of history during which it has made a formidable name for itself by manufacturing, marketing and selling underwear and other clothing items.
Since the founding of Sportalm in 1953, the paths of Koppermann and Sportalm, two successful companies with long traditions in their respective fields, have crossed many times. At the end of 2013 the highly flexible and configurable PLM/PDM solution of Tex-Define was able to win over and convinced the team to enter into cooperation with Koppermann.
Based in Rastede, Lower Saxony (Germany), POPKEN FASHION GROUP has for many years counted as the leading provider of larger sizes in ladies fashion. Customers love the north German company not only for its exclusive fashion in larger sizes, but also for its tradition and passion for cuts and colour designs.