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M&S bolsters retail operations team Subscription
Marks & Spencer has announced that it has added two new roles – property director and retail director – to its retail, operations and property leadership team.
The retail industry is calling for urgent action on business rates from the government as high streets across the UK prepare for another wave of store closures.
Dune Group CEO to exit Subscription
The Dune Group’s chief executive, James Cox, is set to leave the footwear retailer on 9 March, after more than 10 years at the business.
The European Commission has today launched the 2020 edition of the European Social Innovation Competition, with €150,000 (£128,000) up for grabs for three innovations in sustainable fashion.
TK Maxx to open in Queensgate shopping centreSubscription
Fashion and lifestyle retailer TK Maxx will open a 37,500 sq ft store at Queensgate Shopping Centre, Peterborough, in mid-2021.
Debenhams Group has appointed former Pimkie interim CEO Beatrice Lafon as non-executive director of Celine Jersey Topco Limited, the parent company of the Debenhams Group of operating companies.
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.
Ugg launches monthly product dropsSubscription
Footwear retailer Ugg has announced that it will be launching exclusive items in “pinnacle” retailers across the world on a monthly drop basis.
National Living Wage or outrage?Subscription
Drapers examines how the latest “landmark” rise in the National Living Wage will impact the fashion industry.
London-based retail space rental agency Appear Here is giving away free flagship store space to creative personnel with “the best” store space ideas.