Tag : Jack Wills
Questions over Ashley’s strategy with Jack Wills Subscription
Industry insiders have questioned Mike Ashley’s long-term strategy as he continues to “irrationally hoover up the high street”.
Comment: Putting the preppy pep back into Jack Wills Subscription
Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has acquired lifestyle retailer Jack Wills for £12.8m. What will it take to revive the flagging business?
Jack Wills sold to Sports Direct Subscription
Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has acquired lifestyle retailer Jack Wills for £12.8m in a pre-pack administration deal.
Sports Direct frontrunner for Jack Wills sale Subscription
The private equity owner of Jack Wills, BlueGem, is reportedly close to agreeing a sale of the business to Sports Direct’s Mike Ashley.
Philip Day makes bid for Jack Wills Subscription
Philip Day, who owns Edinburgh Woollen Mill, has put in an initial bid for struggling lifestyle retailer Jack Wills.
Critics see private equity investment as the “kiss of death”, but for some fashion retailers it can be life-saving.
Jack Wills seeks new owner Subscription
The private equity owner of Jack Wills, BlueGem, is searching for a new buyer for the retailer, while retaining a minority stake, Drapers can reveal.
Tough trading hits Jack WillsSubscription
Jack Wills is reportedly facing a “cash crunch” following poor spring trading.
Fat Face bolsters executive teamSubscription
Fat Face has promoted director of buying and quality Kate Brown to the role of product director and hired Jack Wills’ Mark Wright as global operations director, under new CEO Liz Evans, Drapers can reveal.
Jack Wills profits plummetSubscription
Adjusted EBITDA at Jack Wills fell by 219% year on year to a loss of £7.5m in the 52 weeks to 28 January 2018.