Tag : House of Fraser
Sports Direct tables offer for Magasin du NordSubscription
Sports Direct has offered to buy Debenhams’ Danish business, Magasin du Nord for £100m.
Nigel Oddy to join New Look Subscription
Former House of Fraser chief executive Nigel Oddy will join New Look as chief operating officer on 1 April, Drapers can exclusively reveal.
HoF website to replatformSubscription
House of Fraser’s website will replatform on to the same provider as the wider Sports Direct Group later this year, Drapers can reveal.
House of Fraser Belfast secured Subscription
House of Fraser has secured a new long-term lease for its store in Belfast’s Victoria Square shopping centre and is planning a £10m refurbishment.
House of Fraser fulfilment centre to close Subscription
House of Fraser’s distribution centre in Wellingborough, run by XPO Logistics, will close this spring after months of uncertainty, leaving up to 280 workers without jobs.
Large retailers are leaving regional high streets up and down the country at risk of having vast swathes of empty properties as they shrink their store portfolios, Drapers can reveal.
House of Fraser’s Christmas sales drop Subscription
Sales at House of Fraser reportedly plummeted 60% year on year in the run up to Christmas.
House of Fraser in Hull saved Subscription
The House of Fraser store in Hull has reportedly been saved from closure in a last-minute deal.
The employment merry-go-round continued to spin this year, as some of fashion retail’s biggest names headed for pastures new. Drapers looks back at the year’s most notable job changes.
The chairman of Debenhams has challenged Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley to table a formal bid to buy the department store chain, in which he owns a 29% stake.