Ruth Faulkner's stories
Puma raids Pandora for chief execSubscription
Sportswear brand Puma has raided jewellery brand Pandora for its new chief executive.
Aurora's Ish Patel heads to Victoria's SecretSubscription
Aurora’s group omnichannel director Ish Patel has been poached by US lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret.
Sandro's parent acquired in private equity dealSubscription
The SMCP Group, the parent company of French brands Sandro and Maje, has been acquired by US private equity giant Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR).
Exclusive: Footwear orders frozen at TK MaxxSubscription
TK Maxx has placed a temporary embargo on footwear after bad weather and poor sales left the off-price retailer overstocked.
The first sign of spring helped boost fashion at John Lewis last week, with sales up 7.6% in the division.
London Collections: Men schedule unveiledSubscription
The official schedule for the spring 14 edition of London Collections: Men (LCM) has been announced.
Fashion sales volumes fall in MarchSubscription
Sales volumes of non-food items fell 2.6% during March after being dampened by the weather.
Luxury Scottish knitwear brand Pringle of Scotland is the latest name to ditch Milan’s Men Fashion Week in favour of London.
Was Debenhams right to blame the weather?Subscription
As Debenhams cites the snow in January as the reason for the fall in first half profits - bu Ruth Faulkner considers whether that is the whole story.
Snow affects first half profits at DebenhamsSubscription
Pre-tax profits at Debenhams fell 5.4% to £120.3m in the six months to March 2, with the department store business blaming the January snow.