Awards

BASF recognized as global leader in corporate climate action and water security The international organization CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) has awarded BASF a top A rating in the 2018 Climate Change List. Each year, more than 7000 companies disclose the environmental impacts, risks and opportunities associated with their business activities to CDP for … More Awards

BASF opens first phase of the new antioxidants manufacturing plant in Shanghai, China

World-scale plant with a capacity of 42000 tons p.a. Chinese market offers significant growth opportunities On January 23, 2019 BASF inaugurated a new, world-scale antioxidants manufacturing plant at its Caojing site in Shanghai, China. With an annual capacity of 42000 tons, the plant will produce antioxidants and associated forms and blends for the plastic additives … More BASF opens first phase of the new antioxidants manufacturing plant in Shanghai, China

Roots and Air Canada partner to mark International Sweatpants Day onboard Air Canada’s longest International Flight

Roots and Air Canada surprised more than 250 customers on special Vancouver-Melbourne flight with a comfort and style travel package Iconic Canadian brands, Roots and Air Canada, partnered to make a long journey even more comfy in celebration of International Sweatpants Day. The two companies surprised more than 250 customers on Air Canada’s longest non-stop … More Roots and Air Canada partner to mark International Sweatpants Day onboard Air Canada’s longest International Flight

Burberry reveals 1 % rise in Christmas like-for-likes

By guest author Sahar Nazir from Retail Gazette •             Total retail revenues fell 1 % •             Burberry reveals 1 % rise in like-for-likes Burberry has recorded a marginal uptick in like-for-like global store sales during its Christmas quarter, while its total retail revenues fell one percent. The luxury British fashion retailer, which posted a three … More Burberry reveals 1 % rise in Christmas like-for-likes

How does Zara survive despite minimal advertising?

By guest author Sahar Nazir from Retail Gazette Zara is known for capturing fashion trends from the catwalk and putting them into their global store network quickly. However, unlike many other fashion retail giants, it does not rely on promotional marketing or advertising. So how does it still grow? There’s no doubting Zara’s status as … More How does Zara survive despite minimal advertising?

Joules posts double-digit rise in half-year profits & sales

By guest author Elias Jahshan from Retail Gazette Joules half-year underlying profits up 14.7 % Half-year group revenue surges 17.6 % International revenue skyrockets 64.2 %, and now makes up 15.8 % of group revenue Joules has defied the challenges plaguing UK retail as it posted double-digit growth in revenue and profits for its first … More Joules posts double-digit rise in half-year profits & sales