Tag : multiples
JD Sports poised to join FTSE 100Subscription
JD Sports Fashion is expected to make its debut on the Financial Times Stock Exchange 100 Index (FTSE 100) this week, as its market capitalisation reaches almost £6bn.
Retailers and suppliers have said price rises are likely in the event of a no-deal Brexit, as uncertainty about the UK’s trading relationships with the European Union and the rest of the world continued this week.
M&S introduces on-the-go phone chargingSubscription
Marks & Spencer has joined forces with a tech start-up to offer customers the ability to rent phone-charging power banks in selected London stores.
The fashion industry has called for the government “to start listening” to businesses after prime minister Theresa May announced she will consult companies further as part of her Brexit “Plan B”’.
As high street store sales decline, brands are turning to online concessions to get their product in front of consumers
Fashion industry leaders' predictions for 2019Subscription
With Brexit looming, consumer confidence dwindling and retailers seeking new ways to offer the best experience for shoppers, Drapers speaks to fashion leaders across the industry to see what they predict for the year ahead.
Multiples braced for cautious Christmas Subscription
High street retailers are expecting Christmas trade to be worse than last year as a mood of “doom and gloom”, and economic uncertainty prevail.
Footfall across the UK fell 3.2% year on year in November – a swing from last year’s growth of 0.2% – as Black Friday increasingly becomes an online event.
Indies hold their nerve on Black Friday Subscription
Independent retailers are shunning Black Friday despite rising pressure from consumers to offer discounts.
Hobbs heads for Hong KongSubscription
Hobbs will cut the ribbon on its first store in Hong Kong in December, entering its seventh new international market this year.