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Drapers analyses why UK retailers are choosing to wind down their Irish arms, and the impact it is having on the country’s retail scene.
Oasis and Warehouse Group: what went wrong? Subscription
The collapse of well-loved retailer Oasis and Warehouse Group has come as a huge blow to the industry. So, what went wrong?
Erin Brookes, managing director and head of retail at Alvarez & Marsal, discusses how the restructuring firm behind Cath Kidston’s administration and footwear retailer Office’s sale process is spotting vulnerable retailers in the current retail climate.
Oasis and Warehouse Group to cease trading Subscription
The Oasis and Warehouse Group will close its website and all stores and concessions after administrators failed to find a buyer, resulting in 1,803 redundancies.
Oasis and Warehouse close to administrationSubscription
Oasis and Warehouse Group is preparing to appoint accountancy firm Deloitte as administrator, putting 2,000 jobs at risk.
Oasis and Warehouse Group delays supplier payments Subscription
The Oasis and Warehouse Group has informed suppliers that it will be delaying payment terms, in an attempt to protect the business during the coronavirus outbreak.
Oasis and Warehouse up for sale againSubscription
The Oasis and Warehouse Group has appointed “Big Four” auditor Deloitte to help conduct a potential sale of the business, amid the coronavirus outbreak.
MD replacement at Oasis and WarehouseSubscription
Oasis and Warehouse Group has promoted Warehouse managing director Paula Stewart to the newly created role of chief product officer of both brands.
Oasis MD joins N Brown in new roleSubscription
N Brown Group has announced that Oasis managing director Sarah Welsh will be joining the business in the newly created role of retail CEO.
More retailers succumb to divisive Black FridaySubscription
More UK retailers than ever before participated in Black Friday this year in the face of tough trading, despite growing concern about the discounting day’s impact.
Oasis launches third-party brands online Subscription
Oasis has launched brands from The Little Mistress Group on its website, marking the retailer’s first foray into stocking third-party brands.
The masterplan for Oasis and WarehouseSubscription
Group CEO of Oasis and Warehouse Hash Ladha has expansion plans including new channels to market, category expansion, the addition of menswear and acquiring new brands.
Profits jump at Oasis and Warehouse GroupSubscription
The Oasis and Warehouse Group has reported a 20% increase in EBITDA to £11.5m, for the 53 weeks to 2 March 2019, despite difficult market conditions.
Off the record with Seasalt, Oasis and Boden Subscription
Find out what’s been happening on fashion’s social scene this week.
Liam Gallagher's Pretty Green lines up administrator Subscription
Liam Gallagher’s menswear brand Pretty Green has reportedly filed a notice of intention to appoint administrators.
Oasis rebrands under new group CEOSubscription
Womenswear retailer Oasis has unveiled a contemporary brand revamp under its new group chief executive, Hash Ladha, Drapers can reveal.
Oasis hires Debenhams buying director Subscription
Oasis and Warehouse Group has appointed Debenhams’ buying director, Delia Phillips, as buying director of Oasis, as the retailer reshapes its product leadership team, Drapers can reveal.
Fashion retail's highs and lows of 2018Subscription
As this year comes to a close and a new one approaches, Drapers recaps the twists and turns in the retail industry over the past 12 months
Hash Ladha, CEO, Oasis and WarehouseSubscription
Ladha takes the helm at Oasis and Warehouse as Liz Evans departs.
Liz Evans, outgoing CEO, Oasis and WarehouseSubscription
Liz Evans’ final year at the helm of Oasis and Warehouse has been a solid one, underpinned by improved digital sales and a fresh approach to stores across the group.
Oasis is launching concessions in Sainsbury’s supermarket stores, Drapers can reveal.
Retail experts and industry headhunters have shown resounding support for Oasis and Warehouse boss Liz Evans’ move to join Fat Face as CEO.
Credit insurers cut cover on Oasis and Warehouse Subscription
Credit insurers have cut cover to some Oasis and Warehouse suppliers, amid wider tough trading on the high street.
Exclusive: Oasis and Warehouse name new CEOSubscription
Oasis and Warehouse Group is promoting chief operating officer Hash Ladha to the role of chief executive, as Liz Evans steps down, Drapers can reveal.
Empowering your staff to give their bestSubscription
Oasis and Warehouse COO Hash Ladha, FitFlop global people director Kathy Alison and DL1961 founder Sarah Faisal Ahmed gave their tips for creating a great workplace culture at the Drapers Fashion Forum.
Oasis customer director Briony Garbett is joining Kurt Geiger next month as global brand and customer experience director, Drapers can reveal.
Profits jump at Oasis and Warehouse Subscription
Sister brand Oasis and Warehouse’s joint EBITDA increased 48% year on year to £9.5m, underpinned by a strong digital performance at the group.
Nasty Gal introduces inclusive sizingSubscription
Nasty Gal has joined the growing list of brands to expand the range of sizes they offer to make their clothes more inclusive.
Exclusive: Oasis appoints new head of digital Subscription
Oasis has appointed LK Bennett’s ecommerce director, Liam Price, as its new head of digital, Drapers can reveal.
Coast owner to accelerate sale Subscription
The owner of Coast, Warehouse and Oasis, has accelerated plans to find a new buyer for the fashion chains in the wake of the collapse of House of Fraser, Sky News has reported.
Coast, Warehouse and Oasis are the latest fashion retailers to disclose their gender pay gap data.
Includes Oasis, Warehouse, Karen Millen and Coast
The brave new world of womenswearSubscription
In an overcrowded womenswear market, versatile, quality product and a positive in-store experience are vital.
As part of Drapers’ 130th anniversary celebrations this year, we brought together some of fashion retail’s biggest names for a series of unique one-on-one interviews. Here, retail supremo Don McCarthy reminisces with his friend, Oasis and Warehouse CEO Liz Evans.
Last year: 23
Sales up at Oasis and Coast Subscription
Oasis has revealed a jump in annual profits and online sales, as group stablemate Coast successfully completed the final stage of its three-year turnaround plan.
High Street Hit or Miss: womenswear autumn 17 Subscription
Following last week’s online secret shopper report, Drapers takes to the streets to visit the high street’s womenswear offer at Essex’s Intu Lakeside.
Oasis launches click-and-collect serviceSubscription
Oasis is introducing a click-and-collect service to selected stores next month.
Sale of Warehouse, Coast and Oasis called offSubscription
The owner of Oasis, Warehouse and Coast has called off the sale of the high street womenswear chains.
Drapers explores the technologies that are going from experimental to essential for fashion retailers.
Entrepreneur targets Oasis, Warehouse and CoastSubscription
Entrepreneur Ajay Khaitan is said to be eyeing fashion chains Oasis, Warehouse and Coast.
Oasis has launched an in-store virtual reality (VR) campaign to promote its collaboration with London Zoo owner ZSL (Zoological Society London).
Experiential. It’s the word of the moment and something multichannel retailers are striving to provide, as highlighted by John Lewis’s announcement that it will introduce the new role of manager of brand experience at its Westgate Oxford store when it opens in October.
The owner of Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group (EWM) is said to be considering a bid for womenswear chains Warehouse, Oasis and Coast.
High street preview: Oasis autumn 17Subscription
Vintage references are dotted through Oasis’s autumn 17 collection. Suiting appears in 1970s silhouettes, double-breasted jackets in vibrant reds and heritage checks, while velvet dresses and separates add a retro party aesthetic. Tea dresses and shirts are patterned with ditsy vintage florals, and occasionwear features diaphanous tulles and glittering sequinned embellishments that provide a sophisticated, 1930s-inspired take on party dressing.
Oasis experiments with customer 'Extraordinarium' Subscription
New-season press previews are a regular occurrence, but for autumn 17 Oasis decided to immerse the customer in the experience, too.
Concerns are mounting that a number of Coast, Oasis and Warehouse stores could close once the retailers are sold to new owners.
Drapers Talks: insights and highlights from the Drapers Digital Festival VideoSubscription
In this week’s edition of Drapers Talks, head of commercial projects James Knowles and staff writer Harriet Brown discuss the innovative highlights from the Drapers Digital Festival and the Drapers Digital Awards, held on Tuesday in London.
Position last year: 53
Oasis, Coast and Warehouse have revealed improved profit figures for the year to 27 February as their owner prepares them for a possible sale, Drapers can reveal.