Tag : department stores
Visage Group hires HoF product director Subscription
Manchester-based supplier Visage Group has hired House of Fraser’s product director Emma Worley as its new senior vice president of commercial.
Two major US department store groups are closing more than a hundred stores across the country and cutting thousands of jobs amid challenging trading environments and shifting consumer habits.
Tudor Williams to close New Malden storeSubscription
Surrey-based independent department store chain Tudor Williams is closing its New Malden branch after 106 years of trading.
The UK’s biggest department stores are facing change at the top. Drapers looks at what the new chief executives of John Lewis, House of Fraser and Debenhams will have to deal with in 2017.
Suzanne Harlow is leaving her role as group trading director at Debenhams, as the business restructures to support its new strategy.
Shopwatch: Fenwick’s first new store in 14 yearsSubscription
Drapers takes a tour around the sleek, foliage-rich Lexicon Bracknell anchor.
Selfridges posts record profitsSubscription
Sales and profits at Selfridges have leaped to record highs, boosted by its recent investment programme.
Sears files for bankruptcy protectionSubscription
US department store giant Sears has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, after struggling with debts and losses in the American retail market.
Sales and profits up at Liberty Subscription
Sales at London department store Liberty were up 5% to £74.5m in the year to 28 January, despite a tough trading environment.
UK department stores reported their first increase in sales this year last month as they rose 1.6% compared with June.