Emily Sutherland's stories
The big people moves of 2019Subscription
It was another year of high-profile people moves in the world of retail. Turbulent times meant many retailers were seeking new leaders to help them weather the challenges ahead.
Sports Direct revenues riseSubscription
Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct International has reported rising revenue and profits as the retail group reaps the rewards of acquisitions, a strong performance in its premium lifestyle division and the sale of its Shirebrook distribution centre.
The Hut Group investment reaches €1bnSubscription
Coggles owner The Hut Group (THG) is reported to have raised additional funding to reach a total of €1bn (£832m) of investment to help drive expansion plans.
Francesca Aiello, founder, Frankies Bikinis Subscription
Thomas May, head of product growth, ThreadSubscription
Juliette Barnes, graphic designer, OasisSubscription
Revenue and profits rise at InditexSubscription
Sales and profits climbed at Inditex in the first nine months of its 2019 financial year, attributed to its focus on “high-quality store environments, products and customer experience”.
Indian etailer Koovs rescued from administrationSubscription
The founder of Indian etailer Koovs has acquired the business and its assets after it failed to secure a £6.5m investment from its largest shareholder, Future Lifestyle Fashions, and collapsed into administration.
Calvin Holmes, menswear buyer, MatchesfashionSubscription