Online tailoring business A Suit That Fits has surpassed its crowdfunding target of £500,000 which it plans to use to create a nationwide network of 300 freelance suit fitters.
Jack Wills’ founder and majority shareholder Peter Williams will resume his role as chief executive two years after he stepped aside.
Product will be at the heart of the Jack Wills brand going forwards and the retailer will explore opportunities in the UK and overseas, as well as continuing to expand its digital reach, founder and reinstated chief executive Peter Williams has said.
Lifestyle brand and retailer Joules has set to open a new 4,580 sq ft store at Centre:MK in Milton Keynes before the end of the year.
American Eagle Outfitters will launch its first localised ecommerce website in the UK within the next month, as it confirms regional retail expansion plans.
Sales at John Lewis fell 1.9% to £73.1m in the week to August against strong comparatives from last year and in a week of changeable weather.
Fat Face has agreed a deal to open its first US store in the city of Portland, Maine, which is expected to open in November.
Austin Reed has appointed property agency James Andrew International to dispose of its 35,000 sq ft Regent Street flagship.
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