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High street sales in August have fallen at the fastest rate since 2008, new research has found.
Suppliers' shock at Asos discount demandsSubscription
Suppliers have slammed Asos asking for a 3% discount on all orders for stock received after 1 September, branding it “unbelievable”.
Asos asks suppliers for discountSubscription
Asos is asking suppliers for a 3% discount on all invoices for stock received from 1 September onwards, to continue to “fuel joint growth” at the business.
Monsoon CEO exitsSubscription
Monsoon Accessorize CEO Paul Allen has decided to leave the business. Drapers understands the business does not plan to replace him.
London Fashion Week public-facing shows revealed Subscription
The British Fashion Council has announced that House of Holland and Self-Portrait will have public-facing shows at London Fashion Week in September.
First look: Diesel opens in Coal Drops YardSubscription
Diesel has opened its new concept store at Coal Drops Yard in London’s King’s Cross.
Paul Finucane to exit Harvey NicholsSubscription
Harvey Nichols’ group stores and trading director, Paul Finucane, is leaving the business after 15 years to pursue new career opportunities at the end of this month, Drapers can reveal.
Dr Martens sales and profits soarSubscription
Group revenue at Dr Martens was up 30% to £454.4m for the year to 31 March, as EBITDA jumped 70% to £85m.
Superdry’s Sutherland gets £1m payoffSubscription
Former Superdry CEO Euan Sutherland will reportedly get a £1m payoff after leaving the retailer amid a boardroom battle with co-founder Julian Dunkerton.
Schuh calls in KPMG Subscription
Schuh has called in advisers from KPMG to assess its options following tough trading.