Tag : Covid-19
Asics is aiming to reopen its UK stores on 15 June. when coronavirus lockdown measures are eased, the footwear brand’s vice-president EMEA Gary Raucher has told Drapers.
Debenhams cuts hundreds of head office rolesSubscription
Debenhams has today cut hundreds of head office roles following its second collapse into administration earlier this year, and has revealed its plans to reopen stores next month.
Joules plans phased store reopeningsSubscription
Joules will begin a “phased” reopening of stores from 15 June, when coronavirus lockdown measures are eased.
Coronavirus tracker: how the industry is reacting Subscription
Keep up to date with industry updates amid the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak.
Pinko launches concierge serviceSubscription
Italian womenswear brand Pinko has announced that it will be launching a new concierge service when its UK stores reopen on 15 June.
Next to reopen 25 stores from 15 JuneSubscription
High street retailer Next will reopen 25 stores on 15 June as the coronavirus restrictions ease.
Boohoo Group disputes cashflow claims Subscription
Boohoo Group has strongly denied claims that it had exaggerated its free cashflow by more than £30m.
Shoppers must not try on clothes, says GoveSubscription
Minister for the Cabinet Office Michael Gove has said shoppers will need to “exercise restraint” by not trying on clothing and testing goods ahead of purchase when stores reopen from 15 June.
Brian Burke, a director at business advisory firm Quantuma, which oversaw Select Fashion’s administration process last year, says the new Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill will help protect some retail businesses. However, he predicts CVAs “will form a large part of the future retail landscape”.
What is happening at Jigsaw? Subscription
After a mass boardroom exodus, questions have been raised over who is running Jigsaw. Drapers investigates.