Under fire for its plan to buy Whole Foods, Amazon continued its multi-million lobbying effort, shelling out $3.2 million in the second quarter of this year, an increase from the $2.9 million spent in the Q1.
Skechers exceeded second quarter expectations, recording over $1 billion in sales in the period. The company projects that its record performances will continue into the latter half of its fiscal year.
The first British location for the H&M-owned store is set to open its doors on the 18 August. The opening is the beginning of Weekday's British expansion, with another store planned for autumn/ winter 2017.