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  • House of Fraser on King William Street in the City of London

    Is this the death of the department store?Subscription

    Features10 August 2018

    Following Mike Ashley’s purchase of House of Fraser out of administration, Drapers asks industry experts what department stores need to do to survive and thrive.

  • House of fraser oxford street

    House of Fraser: the countdown to administration and purchaseSubscription

    News10 August 2018

    As Sports Direct buys House of Fraser out of administration, Drapers looks back over the 169-year history of the business and tracks the downward spiral from jewel of the high street to a business in distress. 

  • house of fraser. oxford st

    House of Fraser enters administrationSubscription

    News10 August 2018

    Embattled department store House of Fraser is to appoint administrators, after talks with investors failed to reach a deal to save the business.

  • House of fraser. oxford st

    House of Fraser’s fate could be decided todaySubscription

    News9 August 2018

    It is thought that House of Fraser’s creditors will come to a decision about the retailer’s future today. Bids from Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley, Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group owner Philip Day and turnaround specialist Alteri Investors remain in the picture.

  • House of fraser king william street by james stringer

    'Clock ticking' on House of Fraser rescueSubscription

    News7 August 2018

    Time is running out for House of Fraser to secure “vital funding” to maintain the 169-year-old department store chain’s place on the high street, albeit with a reduced footprint.

  • Keely cropped for web

    Editor’s Comment: Is Day the new driving force of department stores? Subscription

    Comment7 August 2018

    There are very few people that have had such an impact on the industry while keeping such a low profile as Philip Day.

  • house of fraser. oxford st

    House of Fraser landlords clear path for store closuresSubscription

    News6 August 2018

    House of Fraser has reached an out-of-court settlement with a group of landlords that had challenged its CVA and planned store closures, it was announced last night.

  • House of fraser. oxford st

    Court date set for House of Fraser landlordsSubscription

    News3 August 2018

    A legal challenge by landlords against House of Fraser’s plan to close more than half its stores is set to be heard on 14 August, following the decision by Hamley’s Chinese owner C Banner to pull out of an investment ...

  • House of Fraser

    Philip Day enters the fray at House of FraserSubscription

    News2 August 2018

    Philip Day, the owner of Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group, has been named as one of the potential investors in talks about a rescue deal with House of Fraser.

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    'Critical time' looms for House of Fraser Subscription

    News31 July 2018

    Suppliers have voiced fresh concerns for House of Fraser ahead of a “crunch time” next month when the department store will be faced with rent and rates bills at the same time it is building its inventory ahead of the key peak trading period.