Category list : Russia
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Re-evaluating the Russian marketSubscription
The Russian fashion market has had a turbulent time in recent years, but after a period of instability, there are signs that the market is heading for a turnaround, so is it time for UK retailers to reconsider Russia?
LK Bennett to open its first store in RussiaSubscription
LK Bennett will open its first store in Russia this week amid wider international expansion plans.
Tesco halts opening of F&F stores in RussiaSubscription
Tesco has halted the opening of F&F stores in Russia, sources close to the situation told Drapers.
Is Russia a retail risk?Subscription
How is the deepening economic and political crisis in Russia affecting UK retailers?
The Italian trade fair organiser Ente Moda Italia has renewed its partnership with the Igedo Company, the organiser of Collection Première Moscow, underlining its intention to continue its participation in the Russian menswear and womenswear trade fair amid difficulties in the country.
The Russian Fashion Council has been forced to cancel its ‘guest nation’ project at Pitti Uomo later this month, as the country’s economic crisis deepens.
Shopwatch: Russian RetailSubscription
Moscow Landmarks: The rise of Russia’s nouveau riche has been followed by the evolution of its shopping centres.
River Island to pull out of RussiaSubscription
River Island is to close its Russian stores after its joint venture partner, Maratex, decided to cease trading.
With growing political and economic uncertainty in Russia, should retailers still gamble on expanding there?
Video: Should you be investing in Russia now?VideoSubscription
Drapers talks to Mango’s Russian expansion director Anikó Kostyál in Moscow about how the retailer’s expansion has fared, while Ikea Shopping Centres Russia’s general director Armin Michaely makes the case for international retailers to come to the vast country.