Tag : retail
House of Fraser has reported a decline in sales, both in stores and online, in the run-up to Christmas.
Sainsbury’s clothing sales growth slowsSubscription
Sales at Sainsbury’s clothing brand Tu edged up by 1% in the 15 weeks to 6 January, in a slowdown after four consecutive quarters of steady growth.
M&S poaches Dixons Carphone finance chiefSubscription
Marks & Spencer has appointed Dixons Carphone group finance director Humphrey Singer as its new chief finance officer, replacing Helen Weir.
Debenhams names new global sourcing directorSubscription
Debenhams has appointed former Tesco clothing boss, Richard Jones, as its new trading director of global sourcing.
Councils are believed to have unleashed bailiffs on nearly 41,000 firms in England and Wales that have struggled to pay higher business rates, following the government’s revaluation last year.
'Fashion frenzy' online over ChristmasSubscription
There was a “fashion frenzy” online over the Christmas trading period, while in-store sales of non-food items declined, according to the latest figures from the BRC-KPMG sales monitor.
There is a wealth of talent to be celebrated within retailers and the sector, like many others, is increasingly entrepreneurial. We explore why more and more people are choosing to take the plunge and strike out on their own.
How shops will evolve in 2018Subscription
Drapers asks five top store design agencies how shopfits will evolve alongside changing customer habits in 2018.
Crew Clothing appoints new CEOSubscription
UK retailer Crew Clothing has appointed former Ecco Europe managing director David Butler as its new CEO, it has emerged.
The new UK retail hotspots and trends for 2018 Subscription
Drapers takes a look at the new retail developments set to emerge in the UK in 2018, while Local Data Company’s Matthew Hopkinson discusses the sector’s store count trends this year.