LK Bennett has seen some challenges of late but the fashion retailer believes its turnaround is on track, despite more red ink last year. E-sales are surging at home and in the US and it's opening stores in new markets.
Jack Wills is to open a store covering almost 100 sq m at Gatwick Airport’s North Terminal to take advantage of its customers' love of travel and to provide a global shop window for its new sports offer.
Apax Partners seems to be the frontrunner to buy fashion and GM e-tail giant Shop Direct, yet it’s still not a one-horse race with US private equity firm Hellman and Friedman also reported to have entered the fray.
It was a tough year for Bonmarché as the weather, too much casualwear, too little newness and a reliance on China for supplies hurt its ability to react to trends, even if its target customer is not trend-obsessed,
The Apparel retailer said that credit card information of some of its customers may have been compromised after its payment system was breached by a "criminal entity" following purchases made at some of its stores.
The Unilver-owned drugstore skincare brand is jumping into the experiential shopping market with a new pop-up shop in Soho. The temporary store will let customers create their own facial scrubs and lotions.
UK retailer Joe Browns has been named a winer in the in The 19th annual ECMOD Direct Commerce Awards, taking the prize for the Womenswear & Accessories category. Jojo Maman Bébé also took the Best Overall Business title.
Dollar Tree Inc's plan to more than quadruple its store count in Canada, as it fights rising competition and slowing sales growth back home, is risky and will pit it against a formidable rival - market leader Dollarama.