Tag : retail
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.
Footfall dips in week before ChristmasSubscription
Footfall across UK retail destinations dipped by 1% year on year in the week to 23 December, new data has found.
Shoppers are expected to spend £52m across London’s West End today (26 December), up 4% on last year as people take advantage of the weakness of sterling.
High street fashion sales fall Subscription
Like-for-like fashion sales on the high street have dropped by 5.26% in the penultimate week before Christmas, marking a sixth consecutive week of decline.
Shaftesbury buys more Seven Dials spaceSubscription
Shaftesbury has bought 5,200 sq ft of retail space in London’s Seven Dials for £24.6m.
Debenhams names new fashion and home bossSubscription
Debenhams has appointed Steven Cook as its new fashion and home managing director.
John Lewis has posted a dip in overall fashion sales in the week to 16 December, but its own-brand offering has bucked the trend with 7.6% growth.