Marks & Spencer looks to make India biggest overseas market Monday, 11th November 2013
The high street stalwart has announced plans to make India its biggest market outside the UK as it opens a new store in Mumbai.
Louis Vuitton's Townhouse concession opens at Selfridges Thursday, 7th November 2013
Louis Vuitton has today unveiled a new concession store at Selfridges in London. The new quaintly-named “Townhouse” store is roughly eight times larger than Louis Vuitton’s previous Selfridges concession, which was often criticised for being over-crowded, small and commanding long queues.
M&S non-food sales fall but turnaround remains “on track” Tuesday, 5th November 2013
Non-food sales at Marks & Spencer for the half year fell 1.5 per cent compared with the same time a year before.
Boost for Next as Q3 sales come in above expectations Wednesday, 30th October 2013
Next raised its year profit guidance on Wednesday after revealing third quarter sales came in just above expectations.
Debenhams full year profits down 2.7% but manages to increase market share Thursday, 24th October 2013
Debenhams on Thursday announced a 2.7 per cent fall in full-year profit after sustained pressure on consumers exacerbated the tough trading conditions on the high street.
Another blow for M&S as key womenswear executive departs Monday, 21st October 2013
Marks & Spencer suffered another blow to its efforts to rejuvenate its struggling clothing sales after the retailer confirmed at the weekend the departure of a key womenswear executive.
Harvey Nichols’ fashion director resigns after fur protests Monday, 14th October 2013
Harvey Nichols’ group fashion director Paula Reed has resigned from her position at following a high-profile protest led by PETA against the retailer’s re-introduction of fur.
John Lewis says iPad Mini to be best-selling gadget as it decks the (flagship) halls Tuesday, 8th October 2013
The department store elicited much surprise over social media this week when it unveiled its new Christmas decorations at its flagship Oxford Street store despite festivities being nearly 80 days away. While few people have given their Christmas wish-list a second thought, it seems John Lewis has got the end game in sight this year, as on Tuesday the retailer predicted the iPad Mini would be the best-selling gadget this Christmas.
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