Tag : Clarks
Clarks wins tribunal against Mike ShearwoodSubscription
Clarks has won an employment tribunal brought by former CEO Mike Shearwood, who had embarked on a legal battle against the footwear retailer.
Former CEO challenges Clarks in tribunalSubscription
Mike Shearwood, the former CEO of Clarks, has embarked on a legal battle against the company, claiming he was not given a chance to respond to misconduct claims.
Clarks seeks rent cutsSubscription
Clarks is the latest retailer to demand rent cuts from landlords, following a period of weak trading.
Clarks appoints new chairSubscription
Clarks has appointed former interim CEO Stella David as its new non-executive chair.
Clarks bolsters boardSubscription
Clarks has appointed three new non-executive directors to its board.
John Lewis & Partners has slipped in the rankings for Britain’s best retail workplace from first to eighth place.
Clarks appoints new CEOSubscription
Clarks has appointed former Geox chief executive Giorgio Presca as its new chief executive.
Clarks considers closure of UK factory Subscription
Clarks has announced its UK factory in Street, Somerset could close after failing to meet manufacturing and cost targets.
The employment merry-go-round continued to spin this year, as some of fashion retail’s biggest names headed for pastures new. Drapers looks back at the year’s most notable job changes.
Fashion retail's highs and lows of 2018Subscription
As this year comes to a close and a new one approaches, Drapers recaps the twists and turns in the retail industry over the past 12 months
Drapers’ Power 100 list of the people shaping the fashion retail industry today
Clarks should look to its heritage and bring footwear expertise back into the business following the departure of chief executive Mike Shearwood, industry experts have said.
This week we took the opportunity to celebrate the best that the footwear sector has to offer at the Drapers Footwear Awards. Held at Grosvenor House in London, the awards highlight achievements of footwear brands, businesses and individuals over the last 12 months.
Drapers Footwear Awards winners 2018 revealedSubscription
Dr Martens, Skechers and Ted Baker all scored double wins at the Drapers Footwear Awards 2018.
Clarks chief executive Mike Shearwood said today he was bullish about future growth at the footwear retailer, even though it has plunged into the red.
The BRC has launched an action plan to advance sustainability, development and equality in the retail sector.
Lance Clark, of Clarks footwear, dies aged 81Subscription
Lance Clark, part of the Clarks family shoe business, died on Tuesday 27 February, at the age of 81.
First Clarks Originals store opens in LondonSubscription
Clarks has opened the first standalone store for its Originals sub-brand, in London’s Soho.
The biggest moments of 2017VideoSubscription
As another tumultuous year draws to a close, Drapers takes a look back at the biggest stories of the 2017.
Position last year: 96