Tag : retail
There was a 3.5% decline in footfall at shopping destinations in all regions in the five weeks to 30 December 2017.
West London lingerie independent Dolci Follie is shuttering its only store, but will continue to trade online.
House of Fraser’s own-brand ranges fell short of sales expectations during the Christmas trading period, according to the retailer’s chief executive Alex Williamson.
A fashion for flexibility: the new way to workSubscription
Flexible working and the need for a good work/life balance is an increasingly hot topic, particularly among millennials. Drapers digs into balancing fashion and flexibility.
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.