Portrait of Richard Collings

Richard Collings

Richard Collings is a retail reporter at Adweek. He previously reported on retail and consumer products at publications such as The Deal and The Street.

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Ears, Lips, Face? Beauty Brand e.l.f. Becomes a Jeopardy Question

CPG & Grocery

It was a cultural milestone and, of course, a marketing opportunity.

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Ikea Sees Opportunity for Physical and Digital Growth After the Pandemic

Brandweek

The home furnishings retailer plans to add stores and modernize its infrastructure.

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Athleta and Simone Biles to Offer Limited Edition Line This Fall

Brandweek

Collection will serve as a 'sneak peak' for the full line the two are developing for the spring.

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How the Largest Jeweler in the US Is Preparing for Life Beyond the Mall

Digital Transformation

After sales slid double digits, Signet is adapting for the digital age.

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From Small-Town News to Gatekeeper to the Stars of DTC

Leadership & Talent

At The Lead PR, Casey McDonald manages media relations for some of the hottest digitally native startups.

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American Eagle Unveils Influencer Program for Student Athletes

Influencers & Creators

Exclusive: Kedon Slovis, Tank Bigsby and Olivia Dunne are among the brand's first new faces.

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Patti Smith Headlines Rimowa’s Star-Studded Call to Travel

Fashion & Apparel

The luxury luggage brand owned by LVMH hopes to ignite our wanderlust.

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At the Office or Home, Bonobos Bets on ‘Back to Business’ Style

Fashion & Apparel

The apparel brand is betting men will want to look sharp for the return to offices.

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Sales Associates Are Evolving to Become the New Rising Stars of Retail

Customer Experience

The role is moving out from behind the cash registers to digital brand ambassadors.

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J.Crew Looks for a Fresh Start With Tracee Ellis Ross

Fashion & Apparel

Fall campaign aims to 'reignite the love' people have for the brand.