House of Fraser reveals record profits ahead of Sanpower takeover Wednesday, 16th April 2014
A surge in online sales helped House of Fraser reach record gross profits last year, as the department store retailer prepares for its sale to China’s Sanpower.
House of Fraser could open up to 50 stores in China after Sanpower sale Monday, 14th April 2014
House of Fraser could open as many as 50 stores in China following its sale to Chinese conglomerate Sanpower.
Another surprise move from Mike Ashley as retail tycoon sells off Sports Direct shares worth £200m Tuesday, 8th April 2014
Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley surprised the industry once more last night with an unexpected sale of shares worth more than £200 million of his sports business.
Chinese multimillionaire Yuan Yafei in talks for House of Fraser bid Monday, 31st March 2014
Multimillionaire and former Chinese government official Yuan Yafei is reportedly in talks with House of Fraser over a bid for the company that would value the retailer at more than £450 million.
House of Fraser launches pop-up contest to offer new retail brands a place in its stores Monday, 24th February 2014
House of Fraser on Monday unveiled a new partnership with The Great Retail Revival, as it launches a new competition to offer up-and-coming brands the opportunity to trade at its prestigious Oxford Street flagship store this summer.
Kinky Knickers back in business Tuesday, 18th February 2014
Kinky Knickers, the underwear maker once elevated by retail expert Mary Portas, has been bought out of administration just one month after falling into trouble. Headen and Quarmby, the company behind the range, said that it intends to restart production as soon as possible.
House of Fraser launches Danish brand Norr across UK Wednesday, 5th February 2014
Premium department store chain House of Fraser has launched a bevy of ‘shop in shop’ spaces for Scandinavian chain Norr, with new stores now in Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Guildford as well as online.
House of Fraser puts mobile at the heart of new website launch Tuesday, 4th February 2014
House of Fraser on Tuesday revealed a relaunch for its award winning website, as it places mobile and touch devices at the centre of its new-look e-commerce hub.
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