Smyth & Gibson to close Derry factory

SMYTH & GIBSON TO CLOSE DERRY FACTORY

British shirtmaker Smyth & Gibson has announced has that it is shutting its factory in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland, resulting...

Turnover up a third at Stone Island

TURNOVER UP A THIRD AT STONE ISLAND

Turnover was up 30% year on year to €192m at Stone Island for the 2018 financial year.

 
 
 
Mytheresa to launch menswear

MYTHERESA TO LAUNCH MENSWEAR

Luxury womenswear etailer Mytheresa is launching menswear in January 2020.

Vans continues to drive revenue growth at VF

VANS CONTINUES TO DRIVE REVENUE GROWTH AT VF

US fashion group VF Corporation, owner of brands including Vans, Timberland and The North Face, reported revenue was up 12% year on...

 
 
 
Urban Outfitters launches rental service in the US

URBAN OUTFITTERS LAUNCHES RENTAL SERVICE IN THE US

Urban Outfitters will launch a fashion rental service in the US later this summer.

Arcadia CVA plans under fire from Pensions Regulator

ARCADIA CVA PLANS UNDER FIRE FROM PENSIONS REGULATOR

Arcadia's proposals to close stores and slash rent bills as part of a “comprehensive” turnaround plan have been met with criticism...

 
 
 
Arcadia reveals stores to close under CVA

ARCADIA REVEALS STORES TO CLOSE UNDER CVA

Arcadia Group has proposed seven company voluntary arrangements across its companies, which if approved would result in 23 UK store...

I Saw It First partners with Love Island

I SAW IT FIRST PARTNERS WITH LOVE ISLAND

Fast fashion etailer I Saw It First is sponsoring ITV2 reality show Love Island this summer.

 
 
 
Vintage indie opens second Kent store

VINTAGE INDIE OPENS SECOND KENT STORE

The owners of vintage independent, Bounce Vintage, in Folkestone are opening a second shop on Canterbury high street in Kent this week.

Menswear boom boosted by improved experience

MENSWEAR BOOM BOOSTED BY IMPROVED EXPERIENCE

Over a third of men agree that the male shopping experience has improved over the last 10 years, particularly on the high street.

 
 
 
Marc Cain managing director retires

MARC CAIN MANAGING DIRECTOR RETIRES

Marc Cain managing director of wholesale and retail Norbert Lock is to leave at the end of this month after 19 years.

Landlords clash with Arcadia over restructuring

LANDLORDS CLASH WITH ARCADIA OVER RESTRUCTURING

Landlords are dragging their heels over Arcadia Group's restructuring and are calling for a “formal and transparent” company voluntary...

 
 
 
M&S admits 'bumps in the road' of transformation

M&S ADMITS 'BUMPS IN THE ROAD' OF TRANSFORMATION

Marks & Spencer's chief executive and chief finance officer presented a united front on the need for continued transformation to make...

Very British luxury from newcomer Mina Lingerie

VERY BRITISH LUXURY FROM NEWCOMER MINA LINGERIE

British design and manufacturing are the underpinnings of new luxury lingerie brand Mina Lingerie.

 
 
 
First Look: House of Holland x Speedo

FIRST LOOK: HOUSE OF HOLLAND X SPEEDO

London based womenswear brand House of Holland has teamed up with swimwear label Speedo for a spring 19 collaboration.

Superdry appoints interim CFO

SUPERDRY APPOINTS INTERIM CFO

Superdry has appointed Nick Gresham as interim chief financial officer, following the departure of Ed Barker, who resigned in April...

 
 
 
Sales up at TK Maxx owner

SALES UP AT TK MAXX OWNER

TJX, the American owner of TK Maxx, has announced a 5% sales rise to $9.27bn for the 13 weeks to 4 May 2019, and has raised its outlook...

Profits drop at Marks & Spencer

PROFITS DROP AT MARKS & SPENCER

Marks & Spencer CEO Steve Rowe has insisted there are “green shoots” in the business' transformation plans, despite the retailer reporting...

 
 
 
New COO at Holland Cooper

NEW COO AT HOLLAND COOPER

British lifestyle brand Holland Cooper has appointed Tom Ford's Steve French as chief operating officer.

Indies call for 'immediate action' on business rates

INDIES CALL FOR 'IMMEDIATE ACTION' ON BUSINESS RATES

Independents have called for a temporary business rates allowance to support smaller retailers, as the Treasury committee develops...

 
 
 



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Arcadia CVA plans under fire from Pensions Regulator

Arcadia CVA plans under fire from Pensions Regulator

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A new poll showed that a majority of Game of Thrones fans enjoyed the show's recent finale, despite online outrage over the HBO drama's conclusion. The Hollywood... Read more ...

A$AP Rocky is Fire in Calvin Klein MYCALVINS Campaign

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A$AP Rocky stars in a fiery new campaign for Calvin Klein. Directed by Jonas Lindstroem, the rapper appears in a stunning video for the fashion brand. As his surroundings go up... Read more ...

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“Jeopardy!” juggernaut James Holzhauer did it again Wednesday - this time raking in $71,885. Now, with $1,939,027 and 25 consecutive wins under his belt, the professional... Read more ...

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Bro's in Tow! Brandon Jenner Hangs Out With Kim Kardashian at Kylie's...

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