Zalando gears up for Europe’s biggest internet IPO Subscription
German online sales site Zalando has lined up three banks to advise it on what is expected to be Europe’s biggest internet IPO.
Younger customers 'support department stores'Subscription
A survey of more than 1,200 adults has found 16-24 year olds visit department stores more often than older people, despite an overall preference for shopping online.
Yasmin le Bon is new face of House of FraserSubscription
Model Yasmin Le Bon is the star of House of Fraser’s spring 08 advertising campaign - the first time the department store has had a face for one of it’s campaigns.
House of Fraser has slashed selected prices by up to 50% in its pre-Christmas Sale which launched today.
Wrangler rolls out shop-in-shopsSubscription
Denim brand Wrangler has announced the expansion of its shop-in shop programme which will see it offer the concept to independents and department stores across the UK.
Wheels & Dollbaby returns for autumnSubscription
Australian contemporary womenswear label Wheels & Dollbaby is returning to the UK wholesale market after a five-year hiatus.
What went wrong at House of Fraser?Subscription
The announcement of House of Fraser’s company voluntary arrangement (CVA) on 7 June showed that one of the grand old dames of the high street is on its knees.
Westfield stores hail success of first weekSubscription
The first week of trading at the new Westfield London scheme in London’s White City has been labelled a success by retailers, after half a million shoppers went through its doors in the first four days.
Westfield London moves into click and collectSubscription
Westfield is trialling click and collect at its Shepherd’s Bush shopping centre, allowing customers to pick up and try on orders from over 260 retailers including Asos, House of Fraser and Topshop.
Retailers including Arcadia, Debenhams and Selfridges have backed a campaign to allow stores to open for a full trading day on Boxing Day, which this year falls on a Sunday.