Tag : Richard Hyman
Former Next boss Sir David Jones diesSubscription
Sir David Jones, the former chairman and chief executive of Next, has died aged 76, after living with Parkinson’s disease.
Kelvin’s exit hit Ted Baker profits, say expertsSubscription
Industry experts believe founder and former CEO Ray Kelvin’s departure from the “previously untouchable” Ted Baker played a big part in its half-year loss.
Traditional signs of retail strength – such as a large store portfolio – can now be weaknesses, says retail analyst Richard Hyman.
Following LK Bennett’s filing of notice of intention to appoint administrators last week, Drapers investigates what, if anything, can be done to save the retailer as it teeters on the brink of collapse.
Zalando's 2020 vision for doubling in sizeSubscription
Fashion and lifestyle etailer Zalando has unveiled ambitious plans to double in size by 2020. Drapers takes a closer look at how it expects to achieve this growth.
The decision by N Brown Group to consider closing its store estate is indicative of the challenges multichannel retailers face when looking to expand on to the high street, property advisers and analysts have observed.
Mothercare CVA 'makes mockery' of landlordsSubscription
Mothercare was accused of “making a mockery” of landlords after its company voluntary arrangement (CVA) was approved by creditors on 1 June.
Is Richard Quinn enough to redesign Debenhams?Subscription
When Debenhams revealed Richard Quinn as the new addition to its Designers at Debenhams roster on 19 February, questions were raised about whether the department store chain’s core shopper would even know who this fashion-forward designer is.
High street retailers across the UK are offering deep mid-season discounts for a second year running in anticipation of another difficult Christmas trading season.