Shopping centres will be the locations hit hardest across the UK by Karen Millen and Coast store closures, following the sale of businesses’ online arms to fast fashion etailer Boohoo.
Debenhams' new CEO a 'risky' choice Subscription
Debenhams’ appointment of chief restructuring officer Stefaan Vansteenkiste as CEO is a “risky” decision, as he lacks fashion retail and product experience, industry insiders have told Drapers.
Desmond & Dempsey launches kidswearSubscription
Luxury pyjama brand Desmond & Dempsey is launching its debut kidswear collection for autumn 19.
Losses grow at Farfetch Subscription
Luxury fashion platform Farfetch has revealed that its losses increased in the second quarter.
Self-Portrait to expand in ChinaSubscription
Contemporary womenswear brand Self-Portrait has signed a joint venture with luxury Chinese brand Shenzhen Ellassay Fashion to expand its Chinese business.
Brexit takes toll on retail staff vacanciesSubscription
Permanent retail job vacancies fell for the fifth consecutive month in July, reaching their second-lowest amount in the past two years.
Lifestyle retailer Fat Face has teamed up with stylist Angie Smith to curate six looks from its autumn 19 collection.
Debenhams confirms new CEOSubscription
Debenhams has confirmed the appointment of Stefaan Vansteenkiste as chief executive.
Sports Direct seeks Jack Wills rent cutsSubscription
Jack Wills’ new owner, Sports Direct, is reported to be negotiating with landlords to slash rents across its 100-store portfolio.
Debenhams restructuring officer to take top jobSubscription
Debenhams is reportedly set to announce Stefaan Vansteenkiste as its new CEO, as chairman Terry Duddy steps down.