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Topshop Arcadia

Agents kick off hunt to offload Green’s flagship Topshop store

The dismantling of Sir Philip Green's high street empire is about to accelerate after the appointment of agents to oversee the sale of the...
Boohoo

Boohoo bleeds value as UK supply chain scrutiny intensifies

Shares in online fashion retailer Boohoo have lost almost half their market value in little over a week as it grapples allegations about illegal...
Sir Philip Green Arcadia

Coronavirus: Green’s Arcadia empire to halt pension payments

Sir Philip Green's Topshop empire, Arcadia, is to halt payments to its pension scheme for months as retailers and other stricken companies conserve cash...
Ted Baker

Ailing Ted Baker flies off with cash from sale of London...

Ted Baker, the fashion retailer which has been rocked by an accounting crisis, is to fortify its balance sheet by selling its notorious London...
Reiss

High street star Reiss prepares to try on new owner

The high street fashion chain Reiss is being groomed for a sale after a long period of outperformance in an industry devastated by shop...
Ted Baker

Ted Baker lenders call for help at ailing retail chain

Lenders to Ted Baker, the struggling retailer which has been beset by financial and boardroom turmoil, have drafted in advisers to undertake an urgent...
Monsoon Accessorize

British Land drops bid to derail Monsoon rent cuts

British Land, one of the UK's biggest high street landlords, has abandoned a legal challenge that threatened to derail a rescue restructuring of Monsoon...
Links of London

Vulture fund Hilco shops for Links of London chain

The vulture fund which presided over HMV's collapse into administration last year is plotting a rescue bid for Links of London, one of Britain's...
Links of London

Jeweller Links of London‎ races to find buyer within days

Links of London, one of Britain's best-known jewellery chains, is racing to secure a buyer within days‎ as its crisis-hit owner seeks to offload...
Versace

Versace “sorry” for implying Hong Kong and Macau are countries

Donatella Versace has apologised after one of her luxury brand's T-shirts implied Hong Kong and Macau were countries, when they are actually Chinese territories. One...
Sir Philip Green

Sir Philip Green’s woes as plans for 23 store closures revealed

Sir Philip Green is on course for a fresh clash with regulators after his Arcadia retail empire launched a rescue plan which would see...
ASOS

Bold new look? ASOS sorry for using bulldog clips on dress...

Online fashion retailer ASOS has apologised for leaving two bulldog clips on a dress for sale on their website. The clips were left on a...
Arcadia Topshop

Topshop offers bargain as Sir Philip Green buys back ‎25% stake...

Sir Philip Green's high street empire paid just $1 (76p) to buy back his private equity partner's 25% stake in Topshop and Topman, underlining...
Consumer confidence Retail sales High street, independents, retail

The British high street isn’t dying, it’s becoming more relevant

There is a riddle that asks what is being described here: "Often talked about, never seen; ever coming, never been; daily looked for, never...
Debenhams Sports Direct

New Debenhams owners line up European turnaround veteran

‎The new owners of Debenhams are close to parachuting in one of Europe's most experienced turnaround executives just hours after taking control of the...
LK Bennett

Chinese suitor closes in on deal to buy ailing LK Bennett

LK Bennett's Chinese franchise partner is closing in on a deal to buy the ailing womenswear chain out of administration. Sky News understands that Rebecca...
Sir Philip Green Arcadia

Sir Philip Green risks new pensions row over Topshop funding cut

Sir Philip Green's high street empire wants to halve the annual funding it provides to its retirement scheme in a move that risks plunging...
Superdry SuperGroup

Superdry founder’s battle descends into “dirty tricks” row

Superdry, the troubled fashion retailer, has become embroiled in a "dirty tricks" row hours before investors decide whether to reinstate co-founder Julian Dunkerton to...
Superdry

City heavyweights throw weight behind Superdry founder

Two of the City’s biggest investors have thrown their weight behind Julian Dunkerton’s fight to be reinstated as a director of Superdry ahead of...
Julian Dunkerton

People’s Vote £1m donor now believes second referendum will happen

Julian Dunkerton, the remain-supporting entrepreneur who donated £1m to the "People's Vote" campaign, has told Sky News he now thinks a second referendum will...