Pentland has hired an experienced marketing expert to lead its Italian sportswear brand Ellesse. Simon Breckon will join as brand director on 10 September, as the label continues its expansion into key markets.
Quarterly sales growth at the big consumer goods makers was driven almost entirely by shifting more goods, in a stark illustration of how hard it is for these giants to raise prices in a competitive retail environment.
Walmart Inc is asking vendors to supply it with more merchandise priced at $10 and up, as part of a major push to finally turn a profit at its online business, according to four people with knowledge of the matter.
The Netherlands will review 4,000 corporate tax deals agreed between the government and companies between 2012 and 2016 to determine if they were properly issued, the Finance Ministry said on Wednesday.
Procter & Gamble is rolling out a sequel film in its "Proud Sponsor of Moms" campaign with a new short film called "Love Over Bias" highlighting athletes in anticipation of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.
Procter & Gamble disappointed with sales on Friday, hurt by continuing weakness in its Gillette business, a week after it claimed to have fought off hedge-fund manager Nelson Peltz’s move to muscle onto the board.
Procter & Gamble Co said on Monday that activist hedge fund manager Nelson Peltz had lost his bid to win a seat on the consumer goods company’s board by 6.15 million votes, according to its preliminary tally.