Tag : rents
John Lewis seeks landlord discountsSubscription
John Lewis is reportedly seeking discounts from landlords, as it seeks to cut further costs from across the business.
Wolfson: Next cushioned by online 'head start'Subscription
Next chief executive Lord Wolfson said he is “concerned” for the future of the high street as competitors struggle to survive, but said the company’s online “head start” has helped to boost sales.
Retail rents: the race to the bottomSubscription
Retailers are demanding rent cuts in the wake of an avalanche of company voluntary arrangements. But the long-term effect may be to undermine investment in retail property.