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With more than 80% of its revenue coming from abroad, the Spanish apparel retailer Mango has found a winning formula for international success. The fashion brand has more than 2,400 stores across 110 countries, opening hundreds of stores last year across Russia, China, Pakistan and other areas. Before Jose Gomez, Mango’s senior vice president of business […]

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“We must learn from our American friends.” I kept hearing this during my recent stay in Beijing, from retailers of all sizes. The China Commerce Association for General Merchandise (CCAGM) had invited me to deliver a keynote address at their 8th annual China Department Store Summit, which draws around 300 executives from China and surrounding countries. I spoke about the […]

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What’s the best way to expand internationally? What are your options? What criteria need to be in place before you can launch a global expansion plan? On Wednesday morning, three international retail leaders who have found success in overseas expansion gathered to discuss their business’ experiences in their endeavors. ALDO Group’s Norman Jaskolka took the […]

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Quick language lesson: “Watashi wa nihon ni ikimashta” means “I went to Japan.” Quick confession: That’s all I could remember on command this morning from my brief studies in Japan when I met an attendee from Yokohama. Thankfully, it’s a good conversation starter. The poor soul that had to tolerate my Japanese conversational skills isn’t […]

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Though Retail’s BIG Show officially kicks off tomorrow, many of NRF’s delegates from around the world registered onsite today. After the annual meeting of the Forum for International Retail Executives, retailers  gathered for NRF’s international reception. Here are a few scenes from the event, which drew attendees from some of our 64 countries represented at […]

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