Tag : LK Bennett
LK Bennett hires Topshop head of digitalSubscription
LK Bennett has appointed the former head of digital for Topshop and Topman, Zoe Donovan, as its new digital director.
LK Bennett digital director to exitSubscription
LK Bennett’s digital director, Graham Broomfield, is leaving the business today, Drapers can reveal.
Fashion retail’s redundancy crisis at ChristmasSubscription
The festive season looks bleak for thousands of retail workers facing redundancy, many of whom are turning to charity for help.
LK Bennett founding store to shutSubscription
LK Bennett’s first ever bricks-and-mortar store, which opened in Wimbledon, south-west London in 1990, is set to close on 29 October.
LK Bennett creditors owed £32mSubscription
LK Bennett’s creditors, including suppliers, are thought to be owed more than £31.9m, a report from administrator EY has shown.
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Darren Topp reinstated as LK Bennett CEO Subscription
Former LK Bennett chief executive Darren Topp has been reappointed as CEO of the womenswear retailer, following its sale earlier this month.
LK Bennett store closures revealed Subscription
LK Bennett has announced the locations of the 15 stores it plans to close, resulting in the redundancy of around 110 employees.
LK Bennett sold to Chinese partnerSubscription
Rebecca Feng, who runs LK Bennett’s Chinese franchises, has bought the UK, Ireland and wholesale business of the premium womenswear retailer, Drapers can reveal.
Chinese partner to buy LK Bennett tonight Subscription
Rebecca Feng, who runs LK Bennett’s Chinese franchises, is expected to sign a deal for the premium womenswear retailer later this evening, Drapers can reveal.
LK Bennett founder drops out of bidding war Subscription
Rebecca Feng, who runs LK Bennett’s Chinese franchises, is the current frontrunner to buy the premium womenswear retailer out of administration, after founder Linda Bennett dropped out of the bidding war earlier this week, Drapers can reveal.
Philip Day withdraws LK Bennett bid Subscription
Philip Day, owner of Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group (EWM), has decided to withdraw from the bidding process for premium womenswear retailer LK Bennett, following its collapse into administration last month.
Rebecca Feng, who runs LK Bennett’s Chinese franchises, is the latest party to make a bid for the premium womenswear retailer, which fell into administration earlier this month.
Dune bids for LK BennettSubscription
Footwear retailer The Dune Group has reportedly tabled a last-minute bid for premium womenswear retailer LK Bennett, following its collapse into administration earlier this month.
LK Bennett bid deadline looms Subscription
The fate of LK Bennett will be decided on Monday 25 March – the deadline for final offers from prospective buyers, which are thought to include founder Linda Bennett, as well as Mike Ashley.
Buyers circle LK Bennett Subscription
Prospective buyers are mulling bids to take over LK Bennett following its fall into administration.
LK Bennett has become the latest high street casualty, closing five stores and making 55 redundancies after going into administration last week.
LK Bennett creditors 'left in the dark' Subscription
Creditors of LK Bennett have been left unsure as to whether they will receive any money owed to them after the retailer went into administration last week.
LK Bennett enters administrationSubscription
LK Bennett has gone into administration, closing five stores and making 55 redundancies.
LK Bennett 'to go into administration today' Subscription
LK Bennett will go into administration later today, Drapers understands.