The billionaire co-owner of retailer Fawaz Alhokair Group has been arrested as part of an anti-corruption operation in Saudi Arabia. The group represents brands including Aldo, Mango and New Look in the Middle East.
N Brown may not be powering ahead on the profits front yet but sales are rising and market share is growing for its Power Brands. It's also boosting e-tail and has plans to grow its business in the US.
Sweden's H&M and Britain's Topshop/Topman are ultra-successful at driving engagement through image posts on social media, a new report shows. Meanwhile Forever 21 also does well but Zara and Mango struggle.