SMCP Group, parent of Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot, has appointed Isabelle Guichot as its new CEO as Daniel Lalonde announces he is moving on to pursue "new professional opportunities outside the group".
MR PORTER has launched Super Mart, a standalone on-site marketplace showcasing a curated selection of T-shirts, collectables and streetwear.
Landlord Shaftesbury, which owns a 16-acre portfolio in the heart of London's West End, has announced the appointment of Matt Thompson to the newly created role of Head of Property Insights.
A judge has ruled that Victoria's Secret's former UK operations can move from administration to liquidation enabling dividends to be paid to creditors.
Digital payments company Square Inc says it has agreed to acquire Australian buy now, pay later company Afterpay – known as Clearpay in the UK – in an all-stock deal valued at about $29bn dollars (£20.8bn).
Frasers Group is expected to unveil an “upbeat” trading update amid hopes its sales will have rebounded strongly after the reopening of high street stores.
Northern Ireland Economy Minister Gordon Lyons has announced that the £145m High Street Scheme (HSS), which will grant everyone aged 18 and over in Northern Ireland a pre-paid card worth £100 spend on their local high street, has been given the green light.
Amazon has turned in a mixed bag of results for its fiscal second quarter, coming up short of Wall Street expectations in revenue but beating them on profits.
The number of empty shops in high streets, retail parks and shopping centres has increased in the past three months, according to new data.
Baby clothing and baby care group Mothercare has announced full year results for the 52 week period to 27 March 2021, with a statutory loss of £21.5 million, a bigger loss than the £8.5 million reported last year.
Dr Martens has today announced a strong Q1 performance in the three months to 30 June 2021, which has seen group revenue at £147.3m – up 52% year on year – but more impressively up 31% compared to the same period in pre-pandemic 2019.
British footwear brand Dr Martens has just opened a new 2,000 sq ft store on Paradise Street in Liverpool ONE, upsizing from its previous store on Manesty’s Lane in the shopping centre, and now next to Vans and Levi’s, and opposite JD Sports’ flagship store.
Klarna, the leading global retail bank, payments, and shopping service, has today announced the launch of a new £3 million Small Business Support Package to help British SMEs recover from the pandemic.
Twitter has announced it will shortly begin allowing businesses to showcase products for sale at the top of their profile page, as it follows in the footsteps of rival Facebook which opened a “Shops” feature last year.
England is to allow US and EU travellers who are fully vaccinated against coronavirus to enter without the need to quarantine in what will be a huge boost to retail, which has been starved of tourist trade since the pandemic struck.
Traditional English shoemakers Loake is looking to add two further stores to its retail portfolio this year, following the recent openings of stores in Brighton and Salisbury.
Leading out-of-home and ecommerce delivery company InPost has today announced a new partnership with sustainable fashion trailblazer Yellow Octopus Group, which aims to offer consumers a more convenient and greener way of donating and recycling clothes.
Shoppers have seen retail prices plunge more sharply this month on the back of summer clothing sales, while food also became cheaper, according to new data.
Luxury fashion house Kering has announced it saw a 48.9% revenue increase on an as-reported basis and 53.3% increase on a comparable basis to €7.7 billion for the six months to 30 June 2021.
UK retailers have reported another strong month of sales growth but clothing and footwear demand is yet to return to "normal" levels.