june retail insight 2019

Retail visits up in May to June despite YoY retail visits dipping

While retail visits improved +27% from May to June 2019, year on year visits dropped -3% in June. Many are blaming the June gloom on just that – poor weather throughout the month leading to a decline in shopping, especially for key categories like House & Garden.    The Trusted Online Consumer Journey  Although visits […]

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retail now: fashion disruptors

Retail Now: Fashion Outlook

The UK retail trading environment is facing a challenging and unprecedented period of change. Store closures are outstripping new openings. Operating costs are rising and profit margins are under pressure.  Despite these challenges, the online channel continues to drive growth for the industry. Online retail has risen four-fold in the last ten years, and is […]

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Hitwise Summer Summit 2019

Hitwise Summer Summit ’19: Green To Mainstream, The “FANGs” & Love Island

Hitwise just hosted its annual Summer Summit, where over 200 delegates from different industries and disciplines discussed all things digital marketing, e-commerce, and data analytics.  The aim was to make this year’s event bigger and better than last year. This was driven by our fantastic line up of thought-provoking sessions and panels, led by leading […]

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Digital Fashion Masterclass 2019 [On-Demand Video]

How To Grow Your Online Fashion Audience: 4 Tactics for 2019 With fashion brands operating in the continuously competitive market, they now need to connect with customers and potential buyers in more creative ways than ever. The Hitwise Digital Fashion Masterclass uncovers what companies like Boohoo, SilkFred and Farfetch have in common. We dive into the […]

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Fast Fashion Industry Winners and Strugglers

There is no doubt that clothing remains a big business; Americans spend more than $250 billion on apparel each year. Mar 2014 – Mar 2017 saw exponential growth to fast fashion websites with a 67% increase in visits. However, the last year (Mar 2016 to Mar 2017) revealed a 9.47% decline as fast fashion brands […]

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Fast Fashion Industry: 2017 Report

Key Brands, Market Challenges, and Consumer Attitudes The term “fast fashion” originated from the rapid movement of styles from the catwalk to retail shelves nationwide. Today, the rate of new fashion cycles has accelerated to a feverish pace. “It used to be four seasons in a year; now it may be up to 11 or […]

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