Untuckit Sees Sales Bump as Pandemic Wanes

It wasn’t easy trying to sell button-down shirts during the pandemic when everyone was at home wearing sweatpants and T-shirts. Just ask the Untuckit founders. “It’s not a secret that we struggled like everyone during the pandemic,” said Chris Riccobono, who founded Untuckit in 2011 with his Columbia Business School classmate Aaron Sanandres to offer a casual shirt that would

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January retail sales plunged by 8% compared to December

January retail sales plunged by 8% compared to December in a slump three times worse than experts predicted as non-essential High Street stores were shut during lockdown Economists had predicted January would see retail sales decline by around 2.5% Office for National Statistics figures released today show retail sales fell by 8.2% Non-food stores were the hardest hit as lockdown

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What Do Gen Z Shoppers Want? A Cute, Cheap Outfit That Looks Great on Instagram

For every Greta Thunberg and school-skipping climate change protester, there is another member of Generation Z buying inexpensive clothes on a smartphone. Their purchasing choices — fueled by influencer culture and catered to by a new wave of ultra-fast-fashion retailers such as Fashion Nova, Pretty Little Thing and Missguided (responsible for a £1 bikini that sold out in Britain) —

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