The gap between the number of stores closing and those opening on the UK’s top 500 high streets has reached record levels, new research for PwC compiled by the Local Data Company has shown.
Multichannel "must-haves" make an M&S ChristmasSubscription
Marks & Spencer has launched a dedicated clothing and home Christmas campaign this year, separate from food, marketed around its Christmas “must-haves”.
Retailers rush into Russia Subscription
Fashion brands Hugo by Hugo Boss, DKNY Sport and Intimissimi Uomo have entered the Russian market for the first time.
Profits rise at 'repositioned' BurberrySubscription
Revenue at Burberry dipped slightly but profits rose in the 26 weeks to 29 September, as the business’s “repositioning” takes hold.
Debenhams has appointed Marcus Rigg as head of menswear design.
New openings at the Lexicon BracknellSubscription
The Lexicon Bracknell has announced new retailers joining its line-up.
Global growth story at SuperdrySubscription
Superdry has posted a 6.4% growth in global brand revenue in the six months to 27 October.
Dr Martens, Gap and Mothercare have joined other leading UK retailers in a new industry initiative created by the British Retail Consortium to advance sustainability, development and quality.
New Look needs to do more to turn itself aroundSubscription
New Look has managed to return to operating profit, but industry experts say shutting stores and renegotiating rents is only half the battle, and claim the retailer’s real success will come from redefining its product offer.
Primark CFO: 'high street is not dead'Subscription
Primark does not believe that online retail will kill the high street, John Bason, chief financial officer at the retailer’s owner, Associated British Foods, has told Drapers.