Ruth Faulkner's stories
Triumph aiming to win over younger womenSubscription
Lingerie brand Triumph is repositioning in the UK by introducing fresh product and a new store concept in an effort to widen its customer base.
Concept Fashion, parent company of women’s young fashion brand Little Mistress, is refocusing to put greater emphasis on its own brands and private label supply business.
Profits take a tumble at Sole Trader ownerSubscription
The owner of footwear retailers Sole Trader and Sole reported a 25% slump in pre-tax profit for the year to June 30, 2012.
Aurora Fashion's credit cover reducedSubscription
Womenswear group Aurora Fashions has had its credit insurance cover reduced by leading credit insurance companies.
Karen Millen appoints CFOSubscription
Premium womenswear retailer Karen Millen has hired former BDO senior corporate finance partner Andrew Ware as its new chief financial officer.
Online shopping booms over Easter WeekendSubscription
Online shopping boomed over the Easter bank holiday weekend as the bad weather forced people to stay at home.
BFA appoints new sales and marketing directorSubscription
The British Footwear Association has appointed a new sales and marketing director.
Internaçionale makes redundancies in B&M teamSubscription
Value fashion chain Internaçionale has made eight members of its buying and merchandising team redundant.
M&S expected to blame weather for falling salesSubscription
Marks & Spencer is expected to blame the recent spell of bad weather for its poor performance in general merchandise when it reports its Q4 results this week.
Kurt Geiger signs deal with NordstromSubscription
Premium footwear retailer Kurt Geiger is to begin wholesaling in the US via a deal with department store group Nordstrom.