PlanetRetail News

01 Aug 2014
SALLY BEAUTY reports quiet Q3

Sally Beauty, the US-based professional beauty supplies specialist and retailer, reported a 4.1% increase in revenue to USD949.30 million for Q3 2014

01 Aug 2014
JOHN LEWIS feels a warm glow

The recent warm weather saw John Lewis round off the first half with a flourish. Overall Partnership sales were up 6.3% in the 26 weeks to 26 July. The department store business saw sales ahead by 9.4% at the halfway stage

01 Aug 2014
SHOPPERS' STOP looks to growth despite declines

For its Q1 ended June 30 K Raheja-owned clothing chain Shoppers’ Stop saw standalone net profit decline 54.26% to INR7.51 million (USD123,000) against INR16.4 million (USD280,000) in the corresponding quarter of 2013/14

01 Aug 2014
DOLLAR GENERAL completes digital coupon roll-out

Following a trial in about 1,000 stores beginning in June, Dollar General has announced that it has completed the roll-out of a nationwide digital coupon platform to its more than 11,300 stores

01 Aug 2014
WALMART reprises BTS Cyber Monday

To align with sales tax holidays in 16 states in late July and early August, Walmart US is kicking back-to-school promotions into high gear. From 1 August, the retailer is systematically releasing deals targeting college students, including bargains on electronics, dorm-living goods and other school supplies