What is Christopher Bailey Really Worth to Burberry?

Christopher Bailey | Source: Courtesy

In his new combined role as chief executive and chief creative officer of Burberry, Christopher Bailey has come under fire from investors for his pay package. But what is he really worth to Burberry, and how can he quell the shareholder revolt?

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Burberry Revenue Exceeds Estimates as Digital Push Drives Sales

Burberry Prorsum menswear SS15 | Source: Burberry

LONDON, United Kingdom — Burberry Group Plc, the U.K.’s largest luxury-goods maker, reported first-quarter revenue that beat estimates as digital marketing initiatives drove sales of apparel and accessories in Asia and the Americas.

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In-Store Tech, Sales Driver or Hype?

Blank displays atop mannequins at H&M in Times Square | Photo: Rachel Arthur for fashionandmash.com

Fashion retailers are increasingly integrating slick interactive technology into their physical flagships. But is all this in-store technology actually making the tills ring or merely providing opportunities for short-term PR?

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