Tag : retailers
Primark to open first pop-up shop in BoxparkSubscription
Primark will open the doors to its first ever pop-up store at Boxpark in East London’s Shoreditch next week.
Flurry of stores to open at Covent Garden Subscription
Fashion retailers Jigsaw, American Vintage, Lulu Guinness and Strathberry are opening new stores in London’s Covent Garden this year.
Consumer confidence knocks Matalan turnoverSubscription
Matalan has reported a 1.2% year-on-year decrease in total revenues to £311.7m for the 13 weeks to 30 November 2019, as a result of continued “depressed” consumer confidence.
Jigsaw demands 30% rent cutsSubscription
Jigsaw is the latest retailer to demand rent cuts from landlords in a bid to avoid becoming another casualty on the high street.
Ted Baker's lenders call in advisersSubscription
Ted Baker’s banking syndicate, Barclays, HSBC, Santander and Royal Bank of Scotland, has hired advisers to conduct an independent review of the business.
3,150 retail jobs to disappear in one weekSubscription
More than 3,150 retail jobs are set to vanish from the high street this week, driven by a wave of store closures.
'Last-minute' spending lifts Christmas trade Subscription
“A very late Christmas spending rush” helped to bolster sales for the festive trading period, clothing and footwear retailers have told Drapers.
CVAs are 'a sticking-plaster solution' Subscription
More than half of retailers that underwent a company voluntary arrangement from 2016 onwards have fallen into administration, new research has shown.
M&S launches athleisure rangeSubscription
Marks & Spencer is tapping into the booming athleisure market with the launch of a new line of affordable sportswear, as it seeks to reverse the fortunes of its clothing business.
16,000 stores closed during 2019Subscription
The retail crisis engulfing Britain’s embattled high streets led to 16,073 stores closing during 2019, the Centre for Retail Research’s “retail in crisis” end-of-year report has revealed.