Tag : Edinburgh Woollen Mill
Peacocks suppliers owed millions in late payments Subscription
Some Peacocks suppliers are owed millions of pounds in late payments from finance company Tradewind, Drapers can reveal, although the value retailer has offered to pay those affected directly.
Jack Wills sold to Sports Direct Subscription
Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has acquired lifestyle retailer Jack Wills for £12.8m in a pre-pack administration deal.
Sports Direct frontrunner for Jack Wills sale Subscription
The private equity owner of Jack Wills, BlueGem, is reportedly close to agreeing a sale of the business to Sports Direct’s Mike Ashley.
Bonmarché board U-turns on Philip Day takeover Subscription
The board of Bonmarché is now advising shareholders to accept Edinburgh Woollen Mill owner Philip Day’s offer for the business, amid further tough trading at the struggling value retailer.
Jaeger cuts losses as owner expandsSubscription
Jaeger halved its losses and expanded its store footprint in the year to 25 August 2018 – 14 months after it was bought by Edinburgh Woollen Mill (EWM) Group.
The directors of value womenswear retailer Bonmarché have implored shareholders to reject a takeover bid by Edinburgh Woollen Mill owner Philip Day.
Day's routes to rehabilitate Bonmarché Subscription
It was lining up to be the next retail victim to hit the headlines: a high street chain struggling to survive amid a series of profit warnings. That was until Bonmarché’s white knight arrived in the shape of retail tycoon Philip Day.
Philip Day withdraws LK Bennett bid Subscription
Philip Day, owner of Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group (EWM), has decided to withdraw from the bidding process for premium womenswear retailer LK Bennett, following its collapse into administration last month.
EWM Group to expand head office team Subscription
Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group is increasing the size of its head office team, months after moving into its state-of-the-art new headquarters in Carlisle, Drapers can reveal.
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