Debenhams has secured a temporary cash injection to tide it over while talks go on and it also has a new own-brand sourcing deal with Li & Fung that should help it respond faster to trends with better quality product.
Sales by China’s retail businesses during the Lunar New Year holiday rose 8.5 percent from a year earlier, pushing up consumer stocks on Monday, but a cooler pace of growth added to evidence the economy is slowing.
The department store chain has announced that it will open a luxury cannabis lifestyle concept, The High End, at its Beverly Hills flagship in March, the first initiative of its kind launched by a major US retailer.
Chitose Abe is opening a pop-up store with Sarah Andelman on Rue de Richelieu from 12 February to 9 March, offering her label's latest collection, as well as collaborations with brands including A.P.C. and Petit Bateau.
Luxury footwear brand Altr has announced an exclusive iridescent collaboration with Selfridges as the UK store continues to focus heavily on limited edition product and as the iridescence trend is key for 2019.
Manolo Blahnik will open a boutique in Palais-Royal, Paris this fall. "There was only one place that I wanted to be in Paris. It’s the one place where I immediately felt welcome," says the shoe designer.