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Philip Day snaps up BonmarchéSubscription
Edinburgh Woollen Mill Group owner Philip Day has acquired a majority shareholding in Bonmarché in a deal that values the retailer at £5.7m.
Bonmarché CEO: ‘We need to go faster’ Subscription
The chief executive of Bonmarché, Helen Connolly, has told Drapers the value womenswear retailer needs to accelerate plans to grow online sales to turn its fortunes around.
'Test and learn': Bonmarché's new way of workingSubscription
Bonmarché boss Helen Connolly has been on a mission to modernise the value womenswear retailer. She shared her experiences and advice with delegates at the Drapers Fashion Forum.
Retailers have reported an uplift in sales over the bank holiday weekend, as temperatures dropped and families hit the shops as the summer holidays draw to a close, and are cautiously optimistic about the season ahead.
Sales at Express Gifts grow 11%Subscription
Sales at Express Gifts, part of online value retailer Findel, grew by 11% for the 16 week period to 20 July, compared to the previous year.
Bonmarché sales grow 2.7% driven by onlineSubscription
Bonmarché sales increased by 2.7% for the 13 weeks ended 30 June compared to the same period last year, driven by strong online sales growth.
Jason Tarry, currently group chief product officer at Tesco, will become chief executive for UK and Republic of Ireland at the supermarket, after Charles Wilson steps down.
What H&M is doing to tackle its troublesSubscription
Like-for-like sales growth at H&M group has slumped over the past three years, suggesting the Swedish retailer is starting to lose its footing. Drapers examines why it is struggling and what it can do to win back its customers
Seven things we learned from H&M’s annual reportSubscription
Earlier this week H&M Group blamed extreme weather and excess stock for a tough start to the year, as operating profits tumbled 62% year on year in its first quarter. But how does the high street giant plan to turn things around? Drapers takes a closer look at the H&M 2017 annual report.
Achica debuts fashion after BrandAlley purchaseSubscription
Homeware and beauty etailer Achica has launched a clothing and footwear offering after designer sale website BrandAlley bought the business for £600,000, in a cash deal with Achica’s former parent company Dunelm Group.