Tag : Karen Millen
Beth Butterwick joins Jigsaw Subscription
Former Karen Millen chief executive Beth Butterwick has joined Jigsaw as a consultant operating partner, Drapers can reveal.
The top 10 stories of 2019Subscription
2019 has been a tough year for fashion brands and retailers, which is reflected in the rather dismal tone of many of this year’s top 10 most-read online stories.
Karen Millen digital director joins FitFlopSubscription
FitFlop has appointed Martin Francis, former Karen Millen and Coast customer and digital director, as its new digital general manager.
Karen Millen suppliers face further lossesSubscription
Karen Millen and Coast suppliers are facing further losses after Boohoo offered to buy just a fraction of stock already produced for the brands’ relaunch in October.
Acquisitive Boohoo Group ups sales forecastSubscription
The Boohoo Group has raised its sales forecasts for the current financial year, in reflection of “anticipated investments” into its newly acquired businesses.
Beth Butterwick departs from Karen Millen Subscription
Beth Butterwick has left her position as CEO of Karen Millen and Coast following Boohoo’s acquisition of the two brands.
Further redundancies at Karen MillenSubscription
All pattern cutting roles at Karen Millen and Coast have been placed into consultancy following Boohoo’s acquisition of the two brands, Drapers understands.
River Island asks landlords for rent cutsSubscription
River Island is asking landlords to slash store rents by up to 40%, Drapers can reveal.
Broad new horizons for Boohoo GroupSubscription
With the purchase of Karen Millen and Coast, Boohoo Group has expanded its offering beyond fast fashion.
Boohoo buys Karen Millen Subscription
Fast-fashion etailer Boohoo has acquired the online business and IP rights of premium womenswear brands Karen Millen and Coast, putting 1,110 jobs at risk.
Redundancies at Karen Millen Subscription
Karen Millen has announced redundancies today at its head office, in a bid to cut costs ahead of a potential sale of the business, Drapers understands.
Boohoo makes a play for Karen MillenSubscription
Boohoo Group has confirmed that it has made an offer for Karen Millen and Coast’s online business.
A trade sale to another retailer would be “the best fit” for Karen Millen, industry experts have told Drapers.
Karen Millen founder hopes buyer saves businessSubscription
Karen Millen’s eponymous founder hopes the company will find a buyer with the vision to position it “back where it belongs” after the retailer confirmed it is up for sale.
Coast focuses on delivery and dataSubscription
Coast is joining up the in-store and online experience and exploring new methods of delivery to win back customers’ trust.
Karen Millen lands at Gatwick airport Subscription
Karen Millen has opened a 780 sq ft store in Gatwick’s North Terminal, in time for the Easter holidays.
Beth Butterwick, chief executive of Karen Millen and Coast, has unveiled her plans to re-invent the two brands.
Fashion retail's highs and lows of 2018Subscription
As this year comes to a close and a new one approaches, Drapers recaps the twists and turns in the retail industry over the past 12 months
Beth Butterwick, CEO, Karen MillenSubscription
Beth Butterwick continued the turnaround of Karen Millen this year.
Karen Millen shrinks annual lossesSubscription
Karen Millen reduced its operating losses by 85% to £1.4m in the year to February 2018, as the retailer’s turnaround strategy takes hold.