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Nivindya Sharma

Nivindya Sharma


Theatre and travel help drive healthy Harrods result

A healthy 2016 Harrods result has been driven by its successful travel format, in-store theatre and excellent brand mix.

Fashion retailer Next endures tough quarter

UK fashion retailer Next has endured a tough quarter – and its fortunes are unlikely to take a turn for the better anytime soon.

Asia drives All Saints growth

Debuts in Japan, South Korea and Taiwan helped drive UK fashion retailer All Saints growth.  

Kurt Geiger sales soar despite ownership carousel

Kurt Geiger should now be focusing on expanding internationally after a solid performance in 2015, writes Verdict Retail’s Nivindya Sharma.

Jimmy Choo sales outperform Burberry, Mulberry

Jimmy Choo sales soared in Asia in the first half of this year – at a time its peers like Burberry and Mulberry were struggling.

Seasonal collections ‘irrelevant’ as consumers evolve

Seasonal collections are now irrelevant as the shopping habits of modern UK consumers change.

Home accessories power Laura Ashley sales

UK homewares retailer Laura Ashley has delivered an encouraging set of results as UK retail and online sales flourish.

Strong growth for Mulberry

British fashion retailer Mulberry has reported a strong set of results as it takes more direct control of its Asian distribution.

SuperGroup’s stellar performance

Fashion retailer SuperGroup has posted a stellar set of full-year results with strong growth across both its retail and wholesale divisions.

Less discounting boosts Next profit

A move away from discounting has driven Next profit skywards.

Red ink flows through French Connection results

UK fashion retailer French Connection closed the year with group sales down 8 per cent to £164.2 million.

Jigsaw delivers “superb” results

Fashion retailer Jigsaw has produced a superb set of Christmas trading results, as robust double-digit sales growth over the five week festive period eclipses last year’s tough comparatives.


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