The new owners of BHS, Retail Acquisitions, are in talks with trustees of the retailer’s pension scheme over how to plug the deficit in the pension plan.
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Drapers talks to the team behind new value chain Pep&Co at its first confirmed location in Kettering, Northamptonshire.
Idris Elba may be a while off saving the world as James Bond, but in the meantime the British actor and singer is being parachuted in to save Superdry’s stateside operations.
I may regret saying this, especially as the bank holiday approaches, spring seems to have arrived - at least in the south of England.
The Chancellor’s budget on March 18 contained plans to save high street shops from the threat of online competition with a business rates review said to be the widest ranging in a generation.
The new womenswear floor at our store, Golding in Newmarket, opened in spring 2013 and the first year since was phenomenal.
The Competition and Markets Authority has opened an investigation into possible anti-competitive behaviour and price fixing in the UK fashion and footwear industry.
Blue Inc finance director Mike Rainer is leaving the young fashion retailer after four years.
Tesco’s F&F will open its first stores in Russia in June, according to its franchise partner Debruss.
Drapers has a sneak preview of London Fashion Week designer Marios Schwab’s autumn 15 range of bags for Fiorelli.
The deadline for entries to this year’s Drapers Independents Awards has been extended to April 10.
Sports Direct has opened a 49,400 sq ft store in Glasgow that features a USC shop-in-shop.
Danish brand house Bestseller will donate all of its global sales to charity on April 10.
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty
A new book of previously unseen photographs tells the story of Alexander McQueen’s seminal autumn 96 show at Christ Church in London’s East End.
The women’s autumn 15 catwalks drew to a close last week in Paris, where a host of crowd-pleasing trends were confirmed.
Nicolas Ghesquière presents a very modern collection for the storied house of Louis Vuitton, plus a round-up of the week’s trends.
With fresh starts, farewells and verified trends, we round up the Milanese catwalks’ major talking points.
The final day of Milan Fashion Week saw Giorgio Armani celebrate his 40th year in business in classic fashion.
Top buyers highlight the stand out womenswear catwalk trends from the autumn 15 edition of LFW.
London Fashion Week drew to a close with shows from designers including Michael van der Ham, Christopher Raeburn and Emilio de la Morena.
Pitched at the on-trend intersection between sophisticated smartness and athletically influenced streetwear, London’s Most Favoured Nation debuted with its autumn 15 collection at the Capsule show in Paris.
As the season draws to a close, buyers reveal their trade show highs and lows.
Quality materials are used with little fuss at Brown Thomas’s Dublin flagship
The founder of womenswear etailer Luxe-layers.com likes to try before she buys
Ann-Sofie Johansson has risen from shop assistant to design boss at H&M, picking up some luxury friends along the way
Personalisation has rapidly become a buzzword in ecommerce, as retailers grapple to find new ways to prove their relevance to shoppers, stand out from the crowd and build loyalty.