Caroline Parry's stories
Global Report: IndiaSubscription
Gap, H&M and Uniqlo are among the international heavyweights turning their attentions to India following economic reforms that have finally opened up this potentially lucrative market.
Global Report: EuropeSubscription
Despite its economic woes, Europe remains the first port of call for many seeking international expansion.
Rare London parent calls in administratorsSubscription
Women’s young fashion brand Rare London’s parent company is understood to have been put into administration.
Suppliers made to pay for spring’s slow start Subscription
Tough trading on the high street has left retailers looking for ways to claw back margin - and suppliers are increasingly bearing the brunt as new payment terms are imposed.
OD's to open menswear storeSubscription
Premium independent OD’s is launching a dedicated menswear store and taking its brand mix more upmarket.
Urban Outfitters adds Camden storeSubscription
Urban Outfitters is adding another store to its growing London portfolio with a Camden branch planned to open in July, after the retailer opened at Marble Arch in February.
Shazam develops fashion finder technologySubscription
Shazam, the company behind the music finder app, is developing technology that will help fashion-hungry consumers track down clothes they have seen on TV.
River Island launches mens brands onlineSubscription
Young fashion brand Jack & Jones, T-shirt label Amplified and cult brand Abuze London are among 25 key menswear brands that River Island is launching online this month.
Manchester’s King Street, dubbed the Bond Street of the North, is facing a crisis after an exodus of high street retailers and fashion brands.
Arcadia appoints ecommerce chiefSubscription
Fashion giant Arcadia Group has appointed former American Express digital marketer Alex Tait as group head of ecommerce.