Top 10 UK Retailers: Clothing and Footwear sector

Retail Economics publish a monthly UK Clothing and Footwear sector report that provides in-depth analysis on the latest retail data and consumer trends affecting the category. The report covers retail sales growth, region and category-specific economic insight, together with market share size and rankings for the UK's top ten Clothing and Footwear retailers:

UK Market Share 2015/2016: Clothing

Position Retailer Market Share (%) Summary
1 Marks and Spencer Padlock% Marks and Spencer had a successful Christmas trading period and its tireless efforts to reinvent its womenswear into a fashion-led, age-appropriate pr ... Padlock
2 Next Padlock% Next had a very difficult Christmas trading period with the 54 days to 24 December showing a decline in sales of 0.4%. Next Retail saw sales decline b ... Padlock
3 Primark Padlock% The value-led ranges continue to appeal to its core customer base and their footwear range has grown in breadth and appeal. While costs will come unde ... Padlock
4 Arcadia Group Padlock% Arcadia Group (Topshop/Topman/Miss Selfridge/Burton/Evans/Dorothy Perkins/Wallis) face tough challenges from competitors such as Zara and H&M who have ... Padlock
5 George at Asda Padlock% Asda’s “George” clothing label remains a key competitor in the market providing entry level pricing across menswear, womenswear and childrenswear. Bac ... Padlock
6 Debenhams Padlock% As Debenhams tries to move away from promotion-led sales, which has been both damaging for its brand and profit margins, it faces tough competition fr ... Padlock
7 New Look Padlock% New Look has continued to drive engagement with its core customer base through social media and blogging which has paid dividends in building the bran ... Padlock
8 TK Maxx Padlock% TK Maxx has achieved enviable growth in its clothing ranges and has benefited from weaker supermarket growth. In-store investment has also improved th ... Padlock
9 Tesco Padlock% Tesco is the largest retailer in the UK and with over 3,000 outlets it can utilise its store network as effective click-and-collect destinations. The ... Padlock
10 H&M Padlock% H&M’s core market is under 25s, offering an aspirational and design-led proposition of affordable clothing. It targets menswear, womenswear and childr ... Padlock

Source: Financial reports, Consumer Surveys, Retail Economics analysis


UK Market Share 2015/2016: Footwear

Position Retailer Market Share (%) Summary
1 Clarks Padlock% Clarks has reinvigorated the business over the last couple of years by significantly growing the online proposition and focusing on fashion-led trends ... Padlock
2 Sports Direct Padlock% Sports Direct has faced some tough challenges in 2016 and has been the focus of media attention for all the wrong reasons. Focused on discount sportsw ... Padlock
3 JD Sports Padlock% As the third largest market share, JD Sports has benefited from strong trends in sports and casualwear across the under 25s. Strong relationships with ... Padlock
4 Marks and Spencer Padlock% M&S has seen positive momentum during the Christmas trading period. However, it has benefited from the demise of BHS in mid-2016 and has soaked up som ... Padlock
5 Primark Padlock% The value-led ranges continue to appeal to its core customer base and their footwear range has grown in breadth and appeal. While costs will come unde ... Padlock
6 Kurt Geiger Padlock% Kurt Geiger operates in the high to mid-range market and continues to grow fast but is facing tough competition from Schuh and Dune which remain key t ... Padlock
7 Office Padlock% Office continues to establish its brand in the UK with approximately 150 stores. It predominantly caters for young females, boosting its presence thro ... Padlock
8 Next Padlock% Poor Christmas trading updates from Next has highlighted the challenges facing the business. With a backdrop of weaker consumer spending expected in 2 ... Padlock
9 Schuh Padlock% Schuh competes in the high to mid-range market operating with around 100 stores. It is well known for its product range and quality although there is ... Padlock
10 New Look Padlock% New Look has continued to drive engagement with its core customer base through social media and blogging which has paid dividends in building the bran ... Padlock

Source: Financial reports, Consumer Surveys, Retail Economics analysis


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