Tag : Hobbs
'Pressured' retailers discount spring stockSubscription
High street and online retailers across the UK have launched discounts on new-season products, as both wet weather and the coronavirus dampen demand for spring stock.
Phase Eight brand director steps downSubscription
Judith Bremner will step down as brand director of Phase Eight at the end of June, after 18 years.
TFG London launches new concept store Subscription
TFG London, which owns Hobbs, Whistles, Phase Eight and Damsel in a Dress, has brought the brands together for the first time as part of a new concept store at Intu-owned shopping centre Lakeside.
Hobbs returns to profitSubscription
Premium womenswear retailer Hobbs reported an operating profit of £6.8m for the 52 weeks to 30 March 2019, up from an operating loss of £3.8m for the 14 months to 31 March 2018.
Barbour hires Hobbs head of designSubscription
Barbour has appointed Hobbs head of design Nicola Brown (née Page) as its new head of womenswear, Drapers can reveal.
Hotter hires chief product officer Subscription
Footwear business Hotter has appointed Claire Pearl as chief product officer, as part of a restructuring of its leadership team.
Hobbs opens in SheffieldSubscription
Premium womenswear retailer Hobbs has unveiled a new store in Sheffield’s Meadowhall shopping centre.
TFG London seeks to expand retail portfolio Subscription
The Foschini Group (TFG) is seeking to secure more than 100,000 sq ft of retail space across its UK fashion brand portfolio during the next 12 months.
Strong Christmas sales at TFG London Subscription
TFG London, the owner of Phase Eight, Whistles, Hobbs and Damsel in a Dress, had a 4.7% year on year increase in sales in December, underpinned by strong post-Black Friday trade and an “excellent” response to the launch of its end of season Sale.
Hobbs takes £19m hit from corporate saleSubscription
Premium womenswear retailer Hobbs reported an operating loss of £3.8m for the 14 months to 31 March 2018, after incurring £19m of administrative costs relating to the corporate sale of the brand.