Tag : administrations
Treds suppliers count cost of collapse Subscription
Footwear suppliers faced another blow to business this week as footwear retailer Treds went into administration, just two weeks after fellow shoe retailer FYFO collapsed.
Rise in retail vacancy rates Subscription
High streets, shopping centres and retail parks recorded a 0.3% rise in vacancy rates in Britain in the year to 31 December 2018, research from the Local Data Company has shown.
Treds falls into administrationSubscription
Footwear retailer Treds has fallen into administration, putting 165 jobs at risk, Drapers can reveal.
Menswear retailer Greenwoods goes into liquidation Subscription
Yorkshire-based menswear retailer Greenwoods has gone into liquidation less than eighteen months after being rescued from administration.
Slipper brand Mahabis enters administration Subscription
Footwear brand Mahabis, known for its premium slippers that can be worn outside, has entered administration.
Shopping centres in crisis over rentsSubscription
Shopping centres, already hit by declining footfall and changing consumer habits, are facing further challenges as “unprecedented deals” are being made on rents.
As Sports Direct buys House of Fraser out of administration, Drapers looks back over the 169-year history of the business and tracks the downward spiral from jewel of the high street to a business in distress.
Struggling department stores and a shift in consumer behaviour could lead to more concession businesses like Calvetron falling into administration, industry insiders have said.
Fears mount for Calvetron BrandsSubscription
Speculation is mounting that Calvetron Brands, owner of womenswear labels Jacques Vert, Precis, Windsmoor and Dash, may go into administration for the second time in less than a year.
When we asked retailers at the end of last year for their predictions for 2018, there were a few recurring themes: uncertainty around Brexit, the importance of product and the increasing need to offer exceptional customer service.