Two years ago Ann Summers, the UK’s leading lingerie, personal products and novelty gifts chain, embarked on a major expansion program. Best known for its strongly branded, party-based approach to selling, the company made a strategic decision to raise its profile in the high street. Ann Summers’ strategy resulted in dynamic growth which would have
From one small store founded in Fort William High Street in 1970, Nevisport has grown into one of the nation’s leading outdoor and snow sports specialty retailers with eleven outlets nationwide, including Scotland’s newest ski area at Nevis Range. Nevisport stocks top brands of camping and outdoor clothing and equipment and has recently opened a
Leading women’s active wear retailer’s new transactional website keeps customers coming back Running Bare is Australia’s leading supplier of women’s activewear including; fit flops, yoga clothes, women’s running shoes, women’s workout wear and gym clothes. The Running Bare concept stores are located in the UK, Hong Kong and Australia and have growing profile in Asia,
47 Degrees was established in the mid-1980s by a New Zealander who wanted to share his love of skiing and the outdoors. Since then, it has built up a loyal base of customers faithful to the company’s philosophy of providing quality over quantity with the spotlight on key brands and more complete collections. Today, 47
Ann Summers is one of the most successful privately held companies in the UK. It has over 7500 party plan sales people and over 135 stores in the UK and Europe. As a long term IT partner of Ann Summers, Eurostop has provided the company with retail solutions that provide a good return on investment.
Eurostop systems lead to optimised staffing levels in store and better customer service for customers Ben Sherman started making shirts in the 1960s from a small factory in Brighton. In 1963 he founded the Ben Sherman brand. Although best known for its shirts, Ben Sherman today presents a complete lifestyle product offering and has a
John Anthony was established over 25 years ago in the South West and now has five branches located in Bath, Bristol, Swindon, Oxford and Bournemouth and an online store (www.john-anthony.com). Specialising in selling men’s fashion from the most respected and respectable companies, British, European and Global, the retailer aims to provide a one-stop-shop for the
Out-of-town, multi brand fashion retailer reaps benefits from investment in retail system across its 23 stores in the UK and Ireland, Leading Labels is one of the largest out-of-town, multi brand fashion retailers in the UK and Ireland, with over 20 well established outlets and over 250 dedicated employees. Its large modern stores range in
Since the first Matches store opened in Wimbledon in 1990, it has become a brand in its own right – an iconic retail experience, trusted by London’s most fashion literate clientele, offering the best of the best in established and new international labels. Thirteen stores across Notting Hill, Richmond, Wimbledon, Mayfair and – most recently
Independent stockist of stylish fashion handbags and accessories supports rapid growth with robust retail system. Ollie & Nic launched their first designer handbag collection in 2003 instantly placing Ollie & Nic firmly on the fashion scene. The designer handbags were soon available in department stores throughout the UK, including Selfridges, Harvey Nichols and John Lewis.