The Inditex group, whose objective is to sell its eight brands online across the whole world by 2020, is now adding another 106 countries to extend Zara’s web presence to 202 markets across the planet.
Pablo Isla has topped Harvard Business Review’s list of the best-performing CEOs in the world for the second year in a row. LVMH's Bernard Arnault came in third, followed by François-Henri Pinault of Kering.
The Spanish retail group has recently signed a new partnership with online marketplace Lamoda for its Oysho and Pull&Bear brand as part of CEO Pablo Isla’s ambition to make all its brands available online by 2020.
Fast Retailing, owner of Japan’s popular clothing chain Uniqlo, booked a record annual profit and forecast even stronger results in the current year, helped by growth in Asia and a recovery at its US stores.