Tag : Selfridges
Consumers “pulled forward” Christmas gift purchases to take advantage of Black Friday discounting, analysts have told Drapers, as multiple retailers report a slump in festive sales.
A strong performance across men’s clothing, beauty, vegan foods and toys helped to drive a 5% sales lift at Selfridges in the 24 days leading up to Christmas.
Drapers Hit or Miss: London department storesSubscription
London department stores face Drapers’ secret shopper’s scrutiny
Selfridges has unveiled its iconic Christmas window campaign, becoming the first department store in the world to launch its in-store displays and windows for the Christmas season.
Selfridges to open a cinemaSubscription
Selfridges will open a permanent three-screen cinema at its Oxford Street store this November, as it continues to broaden its experiential retail offering.
Selfridges' sustainable brand project returnsSubscription
Selfridges will launch the next edition of its project to promote and support sustainable designers, Bright New Things, tomorrow.
Birmingham's burgeoning retail sceneVideoSubscription
It is the country’s second city, but is Birmingham the right location for retail expansion? Drapers takes a trip
Scandi cool: Iben launches in the UK Subscription
Before Selfridges approached Norwegian brand Iben at Copenhagen trade show CIFF last year, founder Anh-Marthe Storheil had not considered launching her “tomboy” fashion line in the UK. Instead, she was focused on cracking mainland Europe and continuing to make a dent in Japan where, she tells Drapers, the brand does “really well”.
Weston family doubles dividend Subscription
The Weston family, which owns Primark and Selfridges, has doubled its dividend pay-out for 2018 to £151m.
Selfridges names new chair Subscription
Luxury department store Selfridges has promoted Alannah Weston from deputy chair to chair of the group with immediate effect, Retail Week has reported.
First look: Sézane launches debut UK concessionSubscription
French womenswear brand Sézane has launched its first UK concession, at Selfridges on London’s Oxford Street.
Lavish Alice launches in Selfridges ManchesterSubscription
Womenswear etailer Lavish Alice has launched a concession store in Selfridges, Exchange Square in Manchester, as it expands its store portfolio.
Selfridges to ban exotic skins Subscription
Selfridges has pledged to phase out the sale of exotic skins by February 2020.
Selfridges hit hardest by business rates hikeSubscription
The Selfridges and John Lewis stores on Oxford Street will be among the hardest hit retailers in London’s West End when the latest business rates hike takes effect in April.
Selfridges' Christmas sales soarSubscription
Luxury department store Selfridges announced soaring sales figures over Christmas with an 8% boost in the closing weeks of 2018.
Selfridges takes £4m in early hours of Boxing Day Subscription
Selfridges has taken over £4m in the first few hours of its Boxing Day Sale.
Anne Pitcher, managing director, Selfridges Subscription
In 2019, Anne Pitcher is set to move away from her role as managing director at Selfridges to take responsibility of the wider Selfridges Group.
High street retailers are being asked to draw up 60-second security plans in the lead up to Black Friday, as part of the Counter Terrorism Policing winter advertising campaign.
Pentland Brands poaches CFO from SelfridgesSubscription
Pentland Brands has appointed Selfridges’ Katrina Nurse as its new chief finance officer.
The Ivy owner to open restaurant in SelfridgesSubscription
Selfridges is to open a new restaurant as the final part of its £300m investment and redevelopment plans.