Jill Geoghegan's stories
Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley is allegedly funding the lawsuit that challenges Debenhams’ company voluntary arrangement because he wants to “eliminate a competitor”, the high court has heard.
Burlington Arcade celebrates its 200th anniversary this year. Drapers speaks to Jamie Reuben, managing director, about the history of the space, staying relevant and innovating for the next two centuries.
Boohoo signs Love Island starsSubscription
Boohoo has appointed Maura Higgins and India Reynolds, stars of ITV2 show Love Island, as its new UK brand ambassadors.
Juicy Couture owner opens Mexico office Subscription
Authentic Brands Group (ABG), owner of brands including Juicy Couture, Nine West and Volcom, has opened an office in Mexico to grow its Central and South American business.
Sales and profits soar at Lululemon UKSubscription
Lululemon’s UK arm had a 42% jump in profit after tax to £1.2m in its most recent results compared to 2018.
Forever 21 prepares to file for bankruptcy Subscription
US young fashion chain Forever 21 is reportedly preparing to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty raises $50m Subscription
Lingerie brand Savage x Fenty has reportedly raised an additional $50m (£40m) in funding.
New UK footwear trade show to launchSubscription
A new footwear trade show called Sole Fashion will take place in Coventry’s Ricoh Arena on 16 and 17 February.
Sports Direct eyes smaller auditorSubscription
Sports Direct is reportedly holding talks with MHA Macintyre Hudson to become the retailer’s auditor.
High street sales in August have fallen at the fastest rate since 2008, new research has found.